TRUMANN - Mr. Jerry Chester "Check" Easter, 85, of Trumann, died March 7, 2015 at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Mr. Easter was born in Trumann and lived most of his lifetime in the Trumann and Marked Tree area. He was a former manager of the Federal Compress, a driver for Area on Aging, worked for the City of Trumann, and owned & operated the Pro Golf Shop in Manila, Ark., and of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by one son David Bryan Easter; one sister; Goldie Vernita Walker; one brother; Jesse Easter; and his parents Jesse Ransom and Ruby Pearl Hughes Easter.
He is survived by his special companion Betty Wilson of Jonesboro; two daughters Pam Wright and husband Dale of Marked Tree and Kim Easter of Trumann; one son Keith Easter of Trumann; two grandchildren David Wright and Matt Wright and wife Candace; and one great-granddaughter Avaleigh Wright.
All services were private.
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