Randy D. Mavis, 72, of De Soto died Nov. 29, 2019, at his home. Mr. Mavis was a truck driver for Drumtech Inc. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of the Amvets Post 48 Riders. Born July 5, 1947, in Saginaw, Mich., he was the son of Beatrice (Apgar) Stenger of Michigan and the late Harvey Mavis.
He is survived by his wife: Paula (Elliott) Mavis, whom he married Feb. 28, 1970, in Las Vegas, Nev.; a daughter: Jill Missey of De Soto; two sisters-in-law: Penny (Derek) Harnish and Peggy (Bob) Scher, both of De Soto; four nieces and nephews: Dr. Luis (Dr. Loran) Solorio, Kevin (Dr. Alyssa Master) Solorio, Erin (Charlie) Thornton and April (Ben) Reid; and seven great-nieces and great-nephews: Evan Solorio, Noah Solorio, Paityn Thornton, Tyler Thornton, Gaven Reid, Aliza Reid and Abby Reid; and a grandson: Kyle Greenlee.
He was preceded in death by a brother: Kyle Mavis; a mother-in-law: Mabel Hatcher; and a sister-in-law: Pamela Elliott.
Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 7, at Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home, 220 N. Main St., in De Soto. Graveside services with military honors will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in De Soto. Arrangements are under the direction of Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home.