Jerry Mike Emery
Jerry Mike Emery, 60, of Springfield, Mo., passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2015, after a battle with cancer. Jerry was born in Cabool, Mo., on April 29, 1955. He was a 1973 graduate of Hillcrest High School in Springfield, Mo. Jerry loved the outdoors, arrowhead hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with friends and family.
In remembrance of Jerry, the family gathered for a private memorial on Nov. 8, in Springfield, at the home of his father, Leonard Emery, Jr. On Saturday, Nov. 14, Jerry will be laid to rest in Woodland Heights Cemetery, Rector Ark.
Jerry is survived by his parents, Leonard and Linda Emery and Sybble Smith; three sons, Jeremy Emery, Dusty Emery and Eric Emery. He is also survived by one brother, Rory Emery; four sisters, Ember Emery, Misty Smith, Pamela Orr and Terry Keller; eight grandchildren and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his brother, Boyd Lyn Emery, and by his grandparents, Leonard and Agnes Emery, Orla and Lottie Johnson and Willie and Artie French.