Donald Eugene Huff

Monday, January 25, 2016

June 29, 1937 -- January 21, 2016

Donald Eugene Huff, 78, of Marshall, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall with the Rev. David Slusher and Pastor Randal E. Huff Sr. officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Visitation will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Gill Memorial Baptist Church or family choice, and an online guestbook is available at

Born June 29, 1937, in Nelson, he was the son of the late Clarence James Huff and Gertrude Mae Ford Huff. On Sept. 7, 1957, he married Shirley L. Morelock, who survives of the home. Donald lived in Marshall most of his life where he worked as a tire service specialist, retiring from Diehm's Tire Service in 2003. He was a member of Gill Memorial Baptist Church in Marshall.

In addition to his wife, Shirley, he is survived by three children, Randal E. Huff Sr. and wife, Lois, of Marshall, Steven Alan Huff Sr. of Marshall, and Rhonda Goode Ryan of Cape Coral, Fla.; six grandchildren, Randal E. Huff Jr., Steven Alan Huff Jr., Chase Ryan, Andrew Wilson, Katie Morton, and Steven Anglen; five great-grandchildren, Braiden Brownfield, Samuel Huff, Victoria Huff, Alyson Huff and Noah Huff; six siblings, Maxine Combs of Boonville, Mary Riley of Springfield, Charles Huff of Higbee, Janice Arth of Marshall, Joyce Sitzes of Marshall, and Kathy Derboven of Moberly; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Gregory Warren Huff; and three brothers, William "Bill" Huff, LeRoy Huff and Bobby Huff.