David Carl Gregory, 73, of Crump, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 11, 2016, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis.

He was born January 11, 1943, in Granite City, Illinois, to Johnie and Rebecca Greenlee Gregory.  He and Glenda Stovall were married April 29, 1995, in Advance, Missouri.

David was a 1960 graduate of Delta High School.  He had a career in commercial industry.  He was employed at the former Toledo Scale Company in Cape Girardeau.  He then co-owned American Eagle Scale Company in Tennessee.  In 2008, he retired from Hobart Sales and Service in Cape Girardeau.

He was member of Burfordville Baptist Church and a former longtime member of Lake Girardeau Assembly of God in Crump.

Loving survivors include his wife of 21 years, Glenda of Crump; three children, Rick (Susan) Gregory of Glen Allen, Virginia, Ken (Gail) Gregory of Westerville, Ohio, and Sarah (Brad) Hess of Chaffee, Missouri; seven step-children, Gena (Tom) Clemens of Sedgewickville, Missouri, Gary Brink of Cape Girardeau, Gena (Len) Rollins of Whitwell, Tennessee, Donna (Joe) Kinsey of Knoxville, Tennessee, Billy Warner of Nashville, Tennessee, Lisa (Christopher) McNeely of Stafford, Virginia, Keith (Tina) Lemons of Jackson; 18 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Donald (Shirley) Gregory of Crump, and Ida (Jerry) Givens of Scott City, Missouri.

He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother, Dennis Eugene Gregory.

Visitation will be Sunday, March 13, 2016, from 4 to 8 p.m., at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson (Chapel A).

The funeral will be Monday, March 14, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., at the funeral home, with the Revs. Irvin Brooks and Paul Graham officiating.

Burial will follow at Proffer Cemetery in Crump.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to Burfordville Baptist Church or Proffer Cemetery.

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  1. Doug Sebaugh

    Rick, Ken & Sarah lea sorry for your loss, may God be with you

  2. Kristy & Bob Strop (and family)

    The Strop Family sends their love and condolences to Glenda and Landon, as well as to all Dave’s friends and family. He will be missed.

  3. Patty Stovall Sible

    So sorry to hear of your loss & hope David is at peace now. I hope the rest of the family can remember him fondly as I am sure he left footprints on all of your hearts. Love & miss you all.

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