Antique Vintage 09

Jerry W. Pasley

January 31, 1944 ~ October 5, 2019 (age 75)


Jerry Wayne Pasley, 75, of Oriole, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019, at St. John’s Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. 

He was born January 31, 1944, in Little Rock, Arkansas, to Thurman and Jewell Johnson Pasley.  He and Kathryn J. “Net” Lunsford, of Leemon, were married June 17, 1987.  They had been married 28 years when Net passed away July 24, 2015 

Jerry and Net were members of the North Cape Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.  Jerry held the position as lead man on a river boat. He enjoyed restoring old sewing machines and gardening.

Survivors include two daughters, Jerri Lynne Pasley of Byhalia, Mississippi and Sarah (William) Grebing of Frohna, Missouri; two sons; Tom "Brute" Edmonds (fiancee,Caitlin) of Glenallen, Missouri, and Steve (Mary) Edmonds of Jackson; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; a sister, Lavelle (Darrell) Clare of Pangburn, Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; two brothers; and a sister.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to service time, Friday, October 11, 2019, at the North Cape Girardeau County Congregation of Jehovah's Witness in Cape Girardeau.  Jason Harris will officiate a memorial service at 6:30 p.m.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date.

Cremation accorded by McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. 

Memorials may take the form of contributions to Iona Cemetery, c/o Penny Johns; 405 Oak Forest; Jackson, MO 63755.

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Note: Memorial deliveries such as flowers may be delivered after 12:00 pm (noon) on Friday, October 11, 2019 at the North Cape Girardeau Congregation of Jehovah's Witness located at: 3075 County Road 620 (also known as Cape LaCroix Road), Cape Girardeau, Mo 63701. 


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Memorial Visitation
October 11, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall, North Cape Girardeau
3075 CR 620
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

Memorial Service
October 11, 2019

6:30 PM
Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall, North Cape Girardeau
3075 CR 620
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

Private Graveside Service


Iona Cemetery
2845 State Hwy V, Cape Girardeau MO 63701

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