J.R. Hisle, 86, of Cameron, formerly of Ray County, died at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 18, 2005, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cameron.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, at the funeral home. Memorial graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Malta Bend Cemetery in Malta Bend. Arrangements are in care of Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond.
Born Aug. 17, 1917, in Saline County, he was the son of the late Louis and Artie May Carter Hisle. On Sept. 2, 1937, he married Geraldine Vaughn, who preceded him in death, April 24, 1987. He was a mechanic for several years before retiring in 1982. He lived in Ray County most of his life and was a Christian. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Survivors include one son, Kent Hisle of Lawson; two granddaughters; three nephews and one niece.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one brother, Carter Hisle.