Westley Eugene Hutson

1934 ~ 2022 (age 87)


Mr. Westley Eugene Hutson 87, a resident of Trenton, Missouri died at 12:58 A.M., Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at his residence.

Funeral services will be held Friday, January 7, 2022 at 10:00 A.M. at the Resthaven Mortuary, Trenton, Missouri. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens north of Trenton, Missouri.

Family visitation will be held Thursday from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the mortuary.

Memorials to North Central Missouri Swine Livestock Shows and may be left with the mortuary.

Mr. Hutson was born February 6, 1934 in Creighton, Missouri the son of Westley Milton and Edith Faye Campbell Hutson. He moved to Trenton in 1938 when he was 4 years old from Henry County to a farm southwest of Trenton in the Hickory area. He graduated from Trenton High School in 1952.He bought into family farming business with his parent when he was 18 years old raising livestock and planting row crops.

He was member of the Shelburne Baptist Church, was a 4-H leader, served on the Soil and Water Board and was on the Jefferson Township Board. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren at all the live shows, taking his children and grandchildren hunting and fishing. He especially enjoyed water skiing, trap shooting and spending time on the farm.

In 1966 he was married to Rocetia Ann Whitt at the Shelburne Baptist Church.

His survivors include his wife Rocetia of the home, two daughters Colleen Williams and husband Clay, Trenton, Erika Swindler and husband Justin, Braymer, Missouri; grandchildren Tyler Kidd and wife Shelby, Haley Kidd and Colten Sewell, Bailey Williams, Gage Swindler, Dylan Swindler, Colt Swindler, Duke Swindler; one sister Dixie Faye Overton, Trenton; his four dogs Bo, Duke, Red and Zoie.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law James Overton, Richard Stanley Whitt, brother and sister-in-law Elmer and Anita Whitt, and sister-in-law Sonjia Whitt Dale.

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January 6, 2022

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Resthaven Mortuary
310 North Hwy 65
Trenton, MO 64683

Funeral Service
January 7, 2022

10:00 AM
Resthaven Mortuary
310 North Hwy 65
Trenton, MO 64683

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