Monte Ray Randolph, age 59, passed away at his home in Bogata on Feb. 4, 2020. He was born December 2, 1960 in Clarksville, Texas to Lyndle Ray and Billie Pauline (Adams) Randolph. Monte was a member of First Baptist Church in Bogata and employed by Atmos Energy as a meter reader.

He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Leeanna Shepard Randolph, son; Christopher Randolph of Bogata, brother; Randy Randolph and wife Lorry of Rockwall, sister; Reece Randolph of Paris, Julie Randolph of Bogata, nephew; Reed Randolph, Rhett Randolph of Rockwall, niece; Olivia Randolph of Rockwall, brother in law; Kendall Boone and wife Diane of Rockford, Illinois, Mark Shepard and wife Tammy of Mt Pleasant, Charlie Shepard of Mt Pleasant, numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his parents; Lyndle and Billie Randolph, grandparents; William H. and Crystal Adams.

Funeral service was held 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2020 at First Baptist Church of Bogata with Bro. Wade White and Bro. Shawn Findley officiating. Family will receive friends from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home.

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