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Gary "Cook" McIntosh

Gary Wayne "Cook" McIntosh of Springfield, MO passed away on March 10, 2020 at the age of 69. Growing up in Southern Missouri, Gary enjoyed many outdoor sports including: baseball, football, and golf. Following his 1968 graduation from Parkview High School, Gary was drafted by the Army to serve in the Vietnam War. Most of Gary's professional career was spent in Auto Sales/Finance. He had a passion for the things he treasured. Along with following the KC Chiefs and the St. Louis Cardinals, he was a lefty and played a wicked game of golf. In his later years Gary enjoyed playing on-line poker where he had a large following of friends from around the world who always looked forward to his quick one-liner jokes. He was preceded in death by his parents: Harold L. "Friday" McIntosh and Mary K. McIntosh. Gary was survived by: his two brothers Keith (wife Jean) and Phil (wife Kathy); his three children Jason (wife April), Maggie, and Cassie; and seven grandchildren. The family is planning a private Celebration of Life gathering. Cremation was under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, Nixa. Memorials can be made to the American Liver Foundation.

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Funeral Home Owner Feb 9 2021 12:00 AM

To the McIntosh family your all in our prayers, as you all grieve the loss of your Brother. Keith and Jean praying for you both during this difficult time. Pastor Josh and Marsha Thomas and Hunter .

Marsha Thomas Mar 27 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gary McIntosh

Marsha Thomas Mar 27 2020 12:00 AM

Gary played on Bills Bears little league team with me probably in 1957 or 58. His dad Friday worked with my dad at Holsum Bread for many years. Last saw Gary at Horton Smith golf course a couple of years ago. Nice guy and good athlete. RIP

Dudley White Mar 27 2020 12:00 AM