Cleo Jerry Lasiter passed away May 1, 2014.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Cleo and Elsie Lasiter; his brother, Jim; and a sister, Donna Hastings.
Jerry was born Nov. 18, 1938, in Granby and was a lifetime resident. He served in the United States Army from 1961 to 1963 as an armor intelligence specialist, leaving the Army following the death of Jim.
Jerry married Patricia Mahurin on Oct. 16, 1982.
He is survived by two sisters, Evelyn Maile and Wanda West. Also survived by six daughters, Jeri Rotremal, Jay, Okla., Kristi Reed, Granby, Mo., Jimi and Thresa Lasiter, Noel, Mo., Melinda Vermillion, Texanna, Okla., Audrey Soard, Carthage, Mo.; two sons, Jason Tucker, Elk City, Okla., and Michael Stribling, Granby, Mo. He has 27 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Newtonia Cemetery. Dinner following at Monark Springs Community Building.