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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Obituary - Samuel "Jerry" Reedy

Samuel "Jerry" Reedy passed away Friday, December 18, 2020 at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, Missouri. Graveside services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Roseland (Windsor, Missouri). The family suggests memorial contributions to the Benton County Health Department and can be left in care of the funeral home. Fond memories and condolences may be left online at

Samuel “Jerry” Reedy was born September 22, 1943 near Roseland, Missouri to Samuel and Sadie (Briggs) Reedy. Samuel was the oldest of five children. Samuel attended school near Windsor, Missouri and lived at home on the farm with his parents until 1996 when his parents were unable to care for him. He then lived with Rodger and Rhonda until his death. Jerry loved his family, especially his nieces and nephews; He liked game shows and cartoons until he lost all his vision. Samuel loved country music. He was a member of Mount Olivet Baptist Church in Roseland, Missouri and baptized in Calhoun Missouri.

Samuel was preceded in death by his parents Samuel and Sadie Reedy, one Brother-In-Law James Wesley Mullins.

He is survived by two sisters Judith Armillie (Reedy) Mullins of Windsor, Missouri; Marylin Ethel (Reedy) Lesmeister and husband Anthony Lesmeister of Montrose, Missouri; two brothers Arthur Ronald (Ronnie)Reedy and wife Connie Jean (Ott) Reedy of Columbia, Missouri; Rodger Leroy Reedy and wife Rhonda Jo (Gerken) Reedy of the home . Nine nieces and nephews Jeff Mullins and Shelly of Blue Springs Missouri; Jennifer (Mullins) Cummings and Richard of Buloxie, Mississippi; Tashia Lesmeister of Texas; Samantha Lesmeister of Montrose, Missouri; Mathew Reedy and Sharilyn of Columbia, Missouri; Mark Reedy and Christy of Columbia, Missouri; Kayley Reedy of Warrensburg, Missouri; Austin Reedy of Springfield, Missouri; Wesley Reedy and Andrea Brockman of Windsor, Missouri. Nine great nieces and nephews Carson and Cameron Mullins, Jaymee Bell, Harlee Cummings, Molly and Natalie Unterseher, Audrey Reedy, Devon and Ryan Reedy.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home of Clinton, Missouri.