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Jerry Shearer

July 7, 1937 ~ January 12, 2020 (age 82)

Obituary

Jerry Shearer, 82, of Chouteau, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020 in Claremore, Oklahoma. He was born on July 7, 1937 in Pryor, Oklahoma; the son of William Clyde and Mamie Ethelene (Mustain) Shearer. Jerry owned the Dairy Queen in Pryor from 1971 until 1986 and enjoyed working in the community. He also was a regional director of U.S. Beef and coached little league in Pryor for many years. Jerry enjoyed going to the Hard Rock Casino in Catoosa and spending time outdoors; especially when he was able to go fishing, bird hunting. Jerry was also an avid reader and enjoyed mystery books and books about the different wars throughout history. He was a member of the Pentecostal Church of God for the last 6 years. He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 16, 2020 in the Pentecostal Church of God with Pastor Trae Mullin officiating. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Margaret Shearer of Chouteau, Oklahoma; daughter, Tamali Shearer of Tennessee; granddaughters, Leslie and Christie both of Tennessee; great grandchildren, Noah, Abram, and Liam all of Tennessee; daughter, Cynthia Skinner and husband Rick of Chouteau, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Mariah and Tyler of Chouteau, Oklahoma; great grandchildren, Riley and Tucker both of Chouteau, Oklahoma; son, Robert Shearer and family all of California. He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Ethelene Shearer; daughter, Christy Shearer; brothers, Jackie and William Clyde Shearer, Jr.; and sisters, Betty Stone and Shirley Marquette.

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