David Scott Marion, 48, died Thursday, March 11, 2010, following a battle with cancer.
He was born Oct. 30, 1961, son of June and Gerald Marion.
He accepted Christ as his personal Savior at an early age. He was baptized and became a lifetime member of Boone Creek Baptist Church.
He loved horses. He began the hobby at age 8 and raised and showed them throughout his life. He became a hair designer and color specialist in Springfield. He continued that profession in St. Louis.
Survivors include his parents; three sisters, Dee Ann Marion of Desoto, Dona Lyn Marion of Imperial and Lesa Jo Del Llano of Crystal City; a niece; a nephew; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Services were Monday, March 15, at Boone Creek Baptist Church with Pastor Phillip McGuire officiating. Burial was in Boone Creek Cemetery under the direction of Fox Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to Melanoma Research, Siteman Cancer Center, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Mo., 63141 or at Fox Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.foxfh.net.