Lucas Eugene Ireland, age 27, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2020, in Luana, Iowa.

Lucas was born the son of Burl and Pamela Jo (Barnhart) Rhodes Ireland on December 24, 1992, in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a 2011 graduate of Chillicothe High School. He worked for Chillicothe Body Repair for 14 years. He also worked doing collision repair for Joe’s Body Shop. Lucas enjoyed motorcycle riding, hunting, fishing, and being with friends.

Survivors include his father, Burl Ireland of Avalon, Missouri; one daughter, Audi Jo Ireland of Monona, Iowa; three brothers, Jason Rhodes and wife Angela of Carrollton, Missouri, Jamie Rhodes and wife Chelsie of Chillicothe, Missouri, and David Rhodes and wife Sara of Carrollton, Missouri; nieces and nephews, Kristopher, Alexis, Renee, Jocelyn, Carson, Remington, Logan, Austin, and Corbin; and his longtime companion, Hank. He was preceded in death by his mother, Pamela Jo Ireland; sister-in-law, Ashley Rhodes; paternal grandparents, Buel and Rayma Ireland; and maternal grandparents, Don and Martha Hess.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. There is no scheduled visitation. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Monday, May 18, 2020, from 12 noon until 8:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lucas Ireland Memorial Fund, for his daughter Audi Jo Ireland, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.