Jerry Pecord

Wednesday, June 8, 2005

MILLER CITY, Ill. -- Jerry H. "Bud" Pecord, 88, of Miller City died Monday, June 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

He was born June 16, 1916, in Miller City, son of Jerry W. and Jennie Schlamer Pecord. He married Velma Louise Pecord, who died in 1987.

Pecord was a retired farmer.

Survivors include a son, Jerry A. Pecord of Miller City; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, a brother and a sister.

Friends may call at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

Graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge, Ill. The Rev. Verlee Eaker will officiate.