Earl H. 'Sonny' Scearcy
Earl H. “Sonny” Scearcy, 70, of Bonaparte died Thursday, June 5, 2014, at Good Samaritan Society- Van Buren in Keosauqua.
A funeral is at 4 p.m. Saturday at Pedrick Funeral Home in Keosauqua with Larry Shipley officiating. Private burial of the cremains will be in Vernon Cemetery.
Visitation opens at 3 p.m. today at the funeral home with family present from 5-7 p.m.
Memorials to Vernon Cemetery may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 21909 Marion St., Keosauqua 52565.
Mr. Searcy was born Nov. 17, 1943, in Hillsboro, the son of Earl and Marcella June Tripp Scearcy. He married Sharon Theissen, Grace Gilchrist and Pronia Dele Cruz.
He was an over-the-road truck driver.
He was an avid cook, hunter and fisherman.
Survivors include one daughter, Linda Snodgrass of Kirksville, Missouri; one son, Earl Ralph Scearcy and spouse Riea of Belmond; five grandchildren; several stepchildren and stepgrandchildren; five sisters, Alice Dickerson, Darlene Dean and Judy Scearcy all of Keosauqua, Betty Printy of Bentonsport and Mary Sederburg of Mt. Sterling; and two brothers, Mike Scearcy of Fairfield and Dale Scearcy of Mt. Sterling.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Linda Scearcy and one brother, Harvey Scearcy.