Dwight Cletis Sell, 67, of Calhoun, Missouri, died Saturday evening, December 1, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born October 16, 1951, in Clinton, Mo., the son of Cletis Orvan Sell and Effie Pearl (Combs) Sell. On December 31, 1976, near Edwards, Mo., he married Helen Faye Church and she survives of the home.
Dwight lived most of his life in the Clinton area. He was an electrician and enjoyed his work and the people he met. He enjoyed living in the country and spent time cutting wood in the timber and taking care of his cattle. He was very kind-hearted and willing to help anyone. He always put other’s first before himself and loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.
In addition to his wife, Helen of the home, survivors include a son, Dwight Sell, Jr. (Nancy), Columbia, Mo.; 2 daughters, Deona Harrelson (Kim), Windsor, Mo.; and Danna Leckbee (Terry), Clinton, Mo.; 4 grandsons, Nathan Hibbs, Caleb Sell, Marcus Hibbs, and Casey Wilson; a granddaughter, Errin Ellis; 4 great-grandsons, Skyler and Spencer Wilson and Talon and Tucker Ellis; 3 brothers, Bob Sell (Brenda), Calhoun, Mo.; Gary Sell (Carol), Calhoun, Mo.; and Ed Sell (Ruth), Lincoln, Mo.; 6 sisters, Barbara Spenser (Lee), Overland Park, Ks.; Dorothy Warren (Roy), Lincoln, Mo.; Mary Houk (Ralph), Clinton, Mo.; Judy Williams (Don), Clinton, Mo.; Sharon Cooper (Butch), Lincoln, Mo.; and Sondra Raper (Nick), Clinton, Mo.; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Dwight’s wishes were to be cremated. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday evening, December 6, 2018, at the Bradley & Hadley Funeral Home, Clinton. The family suggests contributions to Heartland Hospice in care of the funeral home.