Dorothy Cheryl Compton, 75, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Lee’s Summit Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Floral Hills East Cemetery in Lee’s Summit. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Southern Baptist International Mission Board and can be left at give.imb.org.
Cheryl was born on February 13, 1944 in Los Angeles, California. She was married to Carl Compton. Cheryl worked as a nurse at Research Medical Center and was a member of D.A.R. (Daughters Of American Revolution). She served as a missionary with her husband Carl, through the Foreign Mission Board-Southern Baptist Convention. She was always serving God.
Cheryl was preceded in death by her parents, M. Pauline Reel & Wesley Reel; and her sister, Elaine Vander Bosch. Survivors include her husband, Carl Compton; brother, Robert Reel; and sons, Charles Roush and Rob Roush.