Gayle Hearson - deceased


Gayle E. Hearson
Joplin - Gayle Edward "Terry" Hearson 55 of Joplin died Sunday, June 16, 2002, after a sudden illness.

He was born Oct. 18, 1046, in Parsons to Bernice and Perry Hearson. He graduated from Parsons High School and attended Labette Community College.

He was a sales representative for Joe Smith Co. in Pittsbury for more than 20 years.

He married Susan Moss on Feb. 15, 1985. She survives of the home.

He enjoyed landscaping, bowling and playing softball and had coached women's slow pitch softball.

Other survivors incllude one son Zach Hearson of the home; two brothers, Howard Hearson of Garfield, Ark., and Les Hearson of Crawfordsville, Ind.; and one sister, Darlene Williams of Iola.

The service was June 20 at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Joplin with Aaron Brown officiating. The body was cremated. Memorials may be made to College America in care of A.G. Edwards and Sons, 2302 East 32nd, Joplin, 64804.

Gayle's Activities at PHS
Football 62
Intramural Basketball 62, 63, 64
Track 62
School Service 63, 64
Career Plans - Business Administrator