He was born April 12, 1969, in Bastrop, Louisiana.
Survivors include three daughters, Kaitlyn Buckley, Makayla Buckley and Autumn Buckley, all of Liberty, Illinois; his parents, Robert and Audrey Buckley of Estero, Fla.; brothers, Donnie (Tammy) Smith of Smyrna, Tenn., Robert (Debbie) Buckley of Smyrna, Kenny Morrison of Royal, Ark., and Joe (Ronne) Foy of Benton, Ark.; and a sister, Debbie (Jim) Fordham of Merritt Island, Fla.
Services were held Wednesday, October 7, at the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church on the Plainville blacktop, which is off of Illinois 104 near the Quincy, Illinois Airport. Cremation rites were accorded.
Doss Funeral Home, Edina, Missouri, in charge of the arrangements.