Joe Usry PDF Print E-mail

Joe Robert Usry, 84, of Prosperity, widower of Donna Bradham Usry, died Sunday, March 31, 2019 at his residence.

Born on May 12, 1934 in Edinburg, MS, he was a son of the late Will Robert and Ophelia Virginia Sistrunk Usry. He was a building contractor and a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Joe loved the outdoors and fishing.

He is survived by step-daughters, Becky Boozer and Jenni (Clint) Shealy both of Prosperity; sons, Daryl Usry and David (KaSandra) Usry both of Moss Point, MS and Bobby Usry of Pensacola, FL; daughters, Joan (Chuck) Foss of Mt. Judea, AR and Cindy (Ivan) Alexander of Gauiter, MS; a sister, Uba Dooley of South Haven, MS; fourteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son, Mike Usry, a grandson and his siblings, Cloteal McLauchlin, Virginia Golden, Mary Lavinia Blair, Claudine Rollins, Melba Jean Reeves, Willie Dee Usry, Quimba Usry, Cozell Usry and John Usry.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Jason Schafer. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 12:00 -12:45 pm Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the New Nativity Fund of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4056 St. Luke's Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127 or to the Food Pantry of Zion United Methodist Church, 80 Zion Circle, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be John Roberts, Shea Bedenbaugh, Ken Suggs, Rod Deaton, Hunter Delesandro, Tim Woods and Joey Foss.

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#6 Sims & Kathy Peel 2019-04-03 10:09
Jennie, Becky, & Family

So sorry to hear about Joe. Miss Donna so much, and will miss Joe so much. They were such good friends and customers. You have my deepest sympathy. Love you.
#5 Brice and Alice Booz 2019-04-02 09:56
Becky, Jennie and Family. Brice and I extend our sincerest symphony to all of you at this time. So very hard to loose both parents within 2 months of each other. Your parents were both good people and will surely be missed by everyone that knew them. God bless each of you.
#4 Charlene L Pitts 2019-04-02 08:37
Jenni and Clint,
So sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers!
Charlene and Billy Pitts
#3 Devonna Summer 2019-04-02 07:08
I am going to miss both of them so much!! I always enjoyed talking and visiting with them both. So sorry for your loss, you are all in my prayers.
#2 Dean, Leslie & Madi 2019-04-02 06:52
My family wishes to extend our most heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. Our prayer for you all is that the father wraps you in his love, showers his peace upon you and reminds you daily of his grace. ~Dean, Leslie and Madisenn Minick
#1 Louann Minick Frick 2019-04-01 20:44
Jenni and family, I am sending my deepest sympathy! We are praying for God's comfort and peace during this time of loss. ~ Leo and Louann (Minick) Frick, Paige and Libby