Gail Launius, son of the late Ervin "Nub" Launius and Ruby Hopkins Launius, was born on May 14, 1948, in Bloomfield and died on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, at his residence in Dexter at the age of 62.
Mr. Launius attended the New Bethel Church and was a resident of Dexter.
He is survived by two sons, Doug Launius of Asheville, N.C., and Eric Launius of Destin, Fla.; three brothers, Gary Launius of Bloomfield, Larry Launius and Glen Ray Launius, both of Dexter; and two sisters, Anna Edwards of Bloomfield and June Stoker of Dexter.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 from 6-7 p.m. at the New Bethel Church.
A memorial service will follow on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the New Bethel Church with Rev. Dean Williams officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Launius Family, c/o Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home, 125 West Stoddard St., Dexter, Mo. 63841. Envelopes will be provided.