September 27, 2017

Kevin KK Carper, 58 of Ewing, Missouri died September 18, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois.

The son of Leroy Carper and Joyce (Fifer) Newton was born on April 24, 1959 at Quincy, Illinois.

Kevin was a member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in rural Ewing. He served as a Deputy Sheriff in Ralls County, Missouri and police officer for the LaGrange Police Department. He enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson with the Freedom of the Road Riders and he liked spending time with his family.

He is survived by his mother, Joyce Newton of Ewing, Mo.; two children, Justin Carper and wife Alicia of Palmyra, Mo. and Lakin Stallard and husband Lewis of Maywood, Mo.; five grandchildren, Lane Carper, Knox Carper, Crew Carper, Talan Stallard and Dalton Stallard; two brothers, Doug Carper & wife Beverly of Maywood, Mo. and Shane Newton and wife Dawn of Ewing, Mo.; and a niece and several nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Private family graveside services and inurnment was held September 22, 2017 at the Ewing Memorial Cemetery in Ewing, Missouri with Jesse Rogers officiating.

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