After traveling and living in many parts of the United States, Toney made his home in Branson West, Missouri, where he was known as an accomplished fisherman, even owning his own guide business. He was a talented painter who shared this talent with many by gifting them his beautiful landscape paintings. Playing pool was another of his many hobbies in which he excelled, winning many regional and local tournaments. Toney loved animals and leaves behind his beloved Shih Tzu, Elizabeth.
Toney was a proud member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.
Cremation is under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. A memorial service will be held Friday, July 19, 2013, at 2:30 P.M. at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri with full honors.