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Jessie Wallace Gullett

June 7, 1931 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 88)

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Jessie Wallace Gullett (88) passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020 at his home in Blue Springs. He was a member of Beech Springs Baptist Church. He farmed in his younger years, owned a radiator repair shop for 26 years and was a heavy equipment operator. He enjoyed calf roping, team roping and hosting rodeos. He judged rodeos and also owned two roping schools. Services will be 11:00 am Monday, February 17, 2020 at Beech Springs Baptist Church with Bro. Felix Hutcheson and Bro. Wayne Gullett officiating. Burial will follow in the Antioch Cemetery. Survivors include; his wife, Frances Gullett of Blue Springs; his daughter, Linda Henry of New Albany; his son, Jerry Gullett (Carmen) of Blue Springs; his sister; Carolyn Griggs (Dexter) of Fulton; his brothers, Eugene Gullett (Betty) of Sorrento,LA and Wayne Gullett (Tillie) of Vardaman; his grandchildren, Melissa Rogers (Danny), Eric Henry, Cory Gullett (Shay), Betsy Valle, Jose Valle (Nikki), Jonathan Valle, Gibran Viveros (Zayra); his great-grandchildren, Josh, Cody & Jason Rogers, Peyton, Cason & Presley Henry, Casey, Ava & Walker Gullett and Levi Sharp and his two special rodeo friends, John Wade & Eddie Smith. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton & Vance Gullett; his first wife, Frances Onell Gullett; his brother, Kelon Gullett; his sister, Agnes Smith; his niece, Cynthia Allred and his son-in-law, Tony Henry. Pallbearers will be; Eric Henry, Cory Gullett, Cody & Jason Rogers, Jose & Jonathan Valle. Visitation will be Sunday from 5 until 8 pm at the church.

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February 16, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Beech Springs Baptist Church

Funeral Service
February 17, 2020

11:00 AM
Beech Springs Baptist Church

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