Jerry Mack Isbell


Jerry Mack Isbell, Sr. was born in Poplar Bluff, Missouri on October 8, 1940.  He was the son of the late Albert Isbell and Opal Green Fuhrman.

He departed this life in Hayti, Missouri, on June 6, 2017.  He was 76 years old.

Jerry proudly served his county in the United States Marine.

On December 7, 1959 he was united to Betty Sue Gunter.  She preceded him in death.

Jerry was employed at Trinity for many years as a welder.

Jerry enjoyed watching old John Wayne westerns on television and also war movies.  He also very much enjoyed reading suspense novels with Stephen King being one of his favorite authors.

Survived by – a daughter – Brenda Moore – Caruthersville, Mo

2 sons – Jerry Jr – Lenox, TN

-Robert Isbell – Caruthersville, Mo

1 brother – Malcolm Isbell – Caruthersville, MO

9 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents – Albert Isbell and Opal Fuhrman – his brother – Albert Holt Isbell, II – and a daughter Olivia Hunt.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on June 9 with Rev. Troy Alley officiating in the H.S. Smith Chapel. 

H.S. Smith Funeral Home in charge of services.



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