August 11, 1951 - August 20, 2017
Service Date: August 26, 2017
Funeral Home Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
Cemetery Old Union Cemetery
- Visitation: 10:30a – 12p, Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie
- Funeral Service: Full Military Honors, 12p at the aerie
- Burial: Old Union Cemetery, Lawson, MO
Larry Ray Jetton, 66, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017.
Visitation will be 10:30a – 12p, Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie, 14305 State Hwy Y, Excelsior Springs, MO. Funeral Service with Full Military Honors, will follow at 12p at the aerie. Burial at Old Union Cemetery, Lawson, MO.
Larry was born August 11, 1951, in Dallas, TX. He is the son of the late Donald Ray and the late Shirley Jean (Beck) Jetton. He married Vicky Lynn Berry on July 6, 2017, in Excelsior Springs, MO.
He served in the United States Army from October 31, 1968 – November 3, 1971, which included a tour of duty in Vietnam.
Larry joined the Fraternal Order of Eagles #3917 in 1994. He served as trustee numerous times and as Aerie President from 2015-2016.
He retired from Nazdar in March 2013, where he was employed as a Quality Control Technician.
In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by his brother, Roger Beck Jetton.
He is survived by his wife: Vicky, of the home; son: Damon Jetton of Richmond, MO; daughter: Tasha Jetton of Lexington, MO; step-daughter; Jeri Bloss (Robert Copeland) of Excelsior Springs, MO; step-son: Roy Pitts III (Taelor Wetzel) of Excelsior Springs, MO; six grandchildren: Devon Walker, Rhiannon Jetton, Parker Plunkett, Reece Pitts, Marcella Pitts, and Tate Pitts; many friends and his Eagle family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fraternal Order Of Eagles Cancer Fund, 14305 State Hwy Y, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024, https://www.foe.com/