Nathan Cole, 37, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in Lebanon.

He was born Jan. 22, 1980, in Springfield, Mo. to Larry Nathanial Cole Sr. and Elaine Marie Sicard Cole.

Nathan graduated from Lebanon High School in 1998. After high school he earned a business administration and psychology degree from Drury University. He was also pursuing his masters in business with a real estate emphasis.

Nathan was owner and broker of RE/MAX Next Generation in Lebanon. Since becoming a broker in 2012, he earned over 15 designations and certifications.

He was saved and baptized by Pastor Kelly Rhoades.

He is survived by his parents, Larry and Elaine Cole; two sons, Drake Cole and his mother, Betsy Bailey Cole, and Lennox Cole and his mother, Cristina Patten; his fiancee, Charlie Gray and her children, Ashlyn and Nick; one brother, Tim Cole, and his wife, Danielle; one sister, Melissa Mack and her husband, Rob; three nieces, Kaitlyn, Kally and Kamryn Mack; other relatives and countless friends.

A Celebration of Life for Nathan Cole will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church in Lebanon with Pastor Kelly Rhoades officiating, under the direction of Shadel's Colonial Chapel of Lebanon. There is no scheduled burial at this time. At his request, Nathan chose to donate his body to help future Mesothelioma patients, as well as any other individual who could benefit.

In lieu of flowers, memorials have been suggested to the food pantry at Life Point Church, which was very important to Nathan over the years. Donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel's Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, Mo. 65536.

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