In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Jerry Lynn Messick, age 70, of El Dorado Springs, MO, passed away April 29, 2018, at his home. Jerry was born on July 24, 1947, in Humansville, MO, to J.W. “Bill” and Verna “Nadine” (Budd) Messick.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Nadine Messick and his wife of 37 years, Shelley (Carver) Messick. He is survived by his children, Bryan Messick and Stacey Hinker; seven grandchildren: Josh, Justin, Nathan, Caylin, Megan, Morgan and Zaiden; one sister, Sandy Preston; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Jerry was retired from the Bureau of Land Management, where he worked as a cadastral surveyor in Wyoming for 36 years. In his spare time he enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Jerry was loved dearly and will truly be missed.
Graveside services for Jerry Messick were held at Tennessee Chapel Cemetery on Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Brent Bland officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home