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Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Obituary - Edward Allen “Joker” Wisdom

Last ride service with military honors for "Joker" Wisdom will be 4 p.m. Thursday, September 2, 2021 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. No visitation. Contributions to a Love Fund for Family. Online condolences www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Edward Allen “Joker” Wisdom, age 67 of Amoret, Missouri died Sunday, August 29, 2021 at his home in Amoret. He was born February 24, 1953 to Harry Marion and Evelyn Pearl White Wisdom in Amoret, Missouri.

Joker is survived by four blood children, Justin “Skeeter” Wisdom and wife Sonya of Belton, Missouri, Robbie McMillin of Osawatomie, Kansas, Hayley “Baby Girl” Wisdom of Foster, Missouri and Taylor Wisdom of Amoret, Missouri; his mother, Evelyn P. Wisdom Purdy of Foster, Missouri; a brother, Otis “Pewee” Wisdom and wife Connie of Collins, Missouri; two sisters, Judy Gurley and husband Kenneth of Lowry City, Missouri and Irene Hicks and husband Michael of Foster, Missouri; and many grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his true love, Terri; his maternal and paternal grandparents; his father, Harry Marion Wisdom; stepfather, Harry E. Purdy; four brothers, Walter Leroy, Claud Duane, Harold Marion “Butch” and Carl Russel “Rusty” Wisdom; one sister, Evelyn Lucille Morlan Hoover; seven uncles, Roy White (baby), Earl White, Lloyd White, Shumway Wisdom, Charlie Wisdom, Ricky Wisdom and Don Mills; five aunts, Thelma Bond, Opal Turpin, Shirley Plaja, Nancy Schmidt and Christine Selp; two nephews, Carl Wisdom Jr. and Terry Wisdom; and one niece, Debra Wisdom.