Denver Jay Colborn, 56 – Passed October 21, 2020

Denver Jay Colborn, 56, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at his home.

He was born on July 4, 1964 in Mtn. View, Missouri, the tenth child of the late Frank and Effie (Steeley) Colborn.

Denver worked on the family farm and Brown Shoe factory. He enjoyed cookouts, spending time with family and friends, and going to flea markets and rummage sales.

Denver was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Merlin, Dwayne and Dwight; two brothers-in-law, Carl Owens and Sophus Hicks; and two sisters-in-law, Norma Jean and Elaine.

He is survived by four brothers, Merle (Edith), Richard (Grace), David (Beverly) and Darrell, all of Cabool; two sisters, Glenda Owens of Pekin, Illinois, and Rita Hicks of Cabool; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved him.

Graveside memorial services were held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24, 2020, at Cabool Cemetery with the Rev. Terry Brown officiating. Interment was under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at