Edwin Dean (Deanie) Jett

03/21/1943 – 12/14/2019

Obituary for Edwin Dean (Deanie) Jett

Edwin (Deanie) Dean Jett, 76, of Green Ridge, MO passed away Saturday, December 14, 2019 in Sedalia, MO. He was born on March 21, 1943 in Sedalia, the son of Edwin Harley and Mary (Kindle) Jett, who preceded him in death.

On April 3, 1965 in Green Ridge, he was united in marriage to Carolyn Easter, who survives of the home.

Deanie worked for the Sedalia Waste Water Management for 20 years retiring in 2005. After retirement he started driving cars for the Sedalia Auto Auction in La Monte. Deanie was an avid Dallas Cowboys and Mickey Mouse fan. He loved watching NASCAR. He enjoyed driving dirt track race cars since he was 15 years old. Deanie also enjoyed umpiring slow pitch mens and womens softball and coaching Khoury League softball. In his later years he was an avid A&E chanel watcher and especially love watching the “American Pickers” and “Live PD”. Deanie’s greatest love was spending time with his family and friends.

Besides his wife of fifty-four years, he is survived by one son, Michael Jett of Green Ridge; two daughters, Debbie Billings (John) of Green Ridge and Shelly Jett of Warsaw; one half-sister, Myrel Despot of Tennessee; four grandchildren, Christopher O’Brien (Samantha), Tia Crowe (Eddie), Deana Gulyayev (Dima), and Stacey Billings; nine great-grandchildren, Colin O’Brien, Alexis O’Brien, Trevan Merk, Bella Crowe, Bryson Gulyayev, Serenty Crowe, Harper Crowe, Liam Gulyayev, and Alyiah Crowe; one aunt, Kathy Martin (Corbett) of Sedalia; a sister-in-law, Helen Lefevers (Frank); multiple other nieces and nephews; and his dog, Lucky Boy whom he walked daily.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers in infancy, Thomas Harley Jett and Larry Wayne Jett; two sisters, Sandra G Beck and Mary Linda Jett; and one grandson, Daniel Lee O’Brien.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Green Ridge Cemetery, Green Ridge, MO with Rev. Jason Kindle, officiating.

Visitation will be from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia, MO.

Burial will be at Green Ridge Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be John Billings, Patrick Easter, Dima Gulyayev, Cory Durrill, Cameron Beck, and Troy Schneider

Memorial contributions may be made to the Sedalia Animal Shelter in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.

Services

18
Dec

Visitation

06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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19
Dec

Graveside

02:00 PM
Green Ridge Cemetery
101 S. Hinken Rd.
Green Ridge, MO 65332
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Condolences

I am so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
– Tammy
Carolyn, We send our deepest sympathy in the loss of Deanne. Prayers for comfort and peace. Rusty and Kelly Durrill.
– Rusty Durrill
Michael, so very sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers to the family.
– Jeff/Yvette Neas
My sincerest condolences and prayers to Carolyn and family. I worked with Deannie during his MoPac days, always enjoyed visiting with him at Casey’s in Green Ridge while visiting the area.
– Don Warren
Shared some good times working with Deanie at the Auto Auction. He’ll be missed. In sympathy and friendship, Billy D. Kuhns
– Billy D. Kuhns
I am so sorry for your families loss. May the memories in which you shared be of comfort to you and your family in the future.
– Linda Noble
My deepest condolence to your family.
– Helen Steele
So sorry for your loss. Thinking of your family with sympathy and love.
– Lisa Comfort
Deanie was good friends with my deceased brother , Lee Starkey and me. We always had a good time. He will be missed.
– Janet Anderson
So sorry to hear of the passing of Deannie. My sincerest condolences and prayers to family and friends.
– Michelle Wansing

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