Phillip Chuites, Sr., 47, of Memphis died Wednesday evening, April 22, 2009, at
his home near the Brock community near Scotland County.
was born the son of Jerry and Mary C. Murphy (Bray) on May 7, 1961 in
married the former Patricia Nolan on May 12, 2007 in Kirksville. She survives.
enjoyed fishing, hunting, car racing, camping, monster trucks, poker, and most
of all, his grandchildren.
is preceded in death by Jerry Bray, Crystal Nolan, Blaze Chuites, Violet and
Phillip Pinkerton, Nora and Florid Hicks.
is survived by his wife, Patricia, of the home; mother Mary and husband Charles
Downing of Memphis; children, Tabitha Shilling of Ottumwa, Jerry Chuites, Jr.,
of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Violet Chuites of Edina, Eugene Chuites of Bloomfield,
Joy Nolan, Joshua and Chester Robinson, all of Memphis; sisters, Tammy Jones of
Memphis and Debbie Downing of Springfield, MO; grandchildren, Dagisteno, Zeke,
and Scooter Shilling, Raelynn and Jaydon Chuites, and Blake Robertson; a niece,
Amber Rader, and a nephew, Dylan Jones.
services were held at 2 p.m., April 25, 2009 at the Gerth Funeral Chapel in
Memphis with the Rev. David Pinkerton officiating. Danny Ferdig, Jerry Chuites, Jr., Eugene Chuites, A.J. Forrest,
Joshua Robinson, and Larry Fulk served as pall bearers. Chester Robinson and Dylan Jones served as
honorary pallbearer. Burial was in the
Arni Memorial Cemetery in Lancaster.
have been suggested to the family and may be left at or mailed to Gerth Funeral
Service, 115 S. Main, Memphis, MO 63555.
may be sent to Jerry Chuites, Sr.’s family at firstname.lastname@example.org.
were handled by Gerth Funeral Service from their Memphis chapel.