Jason Michael Forney, 47, of Hopkins, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, in Maryville, Missouri

Jason was born in Maryville on March 14, 1976, and was a lifelong NW Missouri resident.

He graduated from North Nodaway High School in 1995, where he played football and baseball.  He was baptized at the First Christian Church, in Hopkins.

In his youth, Jason liked to hunt and 4-wheel.  He enjoyed being a DJ and for many years had his own service, F & C DJ Services.  He was a member of the Elks Lodge #760, in Maryville.

He had worked for over 20 years at Laclede Chain, in Maryville, Missouri.

His grandparents preceded him in death: Chalmers and Kaye Forney, and Harry and Alice Schmitt.

Jason leaves behind his parents, Jay D. Forney, Maryville, Missouri, and Susan V. (Marty) Eckstein, Maryville, Missouri, also his siblings, Sherri Rigby, Phoenix, Arizona, Paul (Susan) Forney, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Maddie (Brett) Dowis, Maryville, Missouri, Cole Forney, Florida, Mike (Cara) Eckstein, Olathe, Kansas, Stacy Eckstein, Alva, Florida, Timothy Eckstein, Ashleigh Eckstein, and Ryan Eckstein, all of Maryville, Missouri, and several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Jason has been cremated under the care of the Bram Funeral Home, Maryville, Missouri

Memorial services will be at 2:00 PM, on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at the Bram Funeral Home, Maryville, Missouri.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the services on Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Elks Lodge #760, 115 N. Main Street, Maryville, Missouri 64468