West Plains, MO Location (417) 256-4141

Thayer, MO Location (417) 264-7242


Forest Web Page PicWayne Alfred Forester was born January 17, 1937 to Alfred and Nora Lee Coldiron Forester on the family farm near Koshkonong, Missouri, and died on October 12, 2015 in West Plains, Missouri.
He is survived by one sister, Sally Morris and husband Jack, Benbrook, Texas and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Odell, Eugene, Orvill and Raymond Willis Forester; two sisters, Myrtle Dalke and Irene Shoemaker.

Wayne was a gentle man with a beautiful smile for everyone he met. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.



  1. Glenda (Forester) Gann Eshenroder
    October 14, 2015 @ 10:25 am

    Please give our sympathy and prayers to the family. Through the grace of God may he rest in peace. I am Elmer Forester’s daughter formerly of Alton Missouri.

  2. Barbara Wood (Hankins)
    October 14, 2015 @ 12:08 pm

    Always special neighbors & school friend. Sorry of the loss.