CAPE GIRARDEAU - Jerry D. Thomure, 59, died Oct. 2, 2001, at St. Francis Medical Center.
Born July 15, 1942, in East Prairie, son of Alma Mae Simmons Thomure of Cape Girardeau and the late Rev. Arnold Thomure, he owned and operated the Jerry Thomure Trucking Company in Cape Girardeau.
On May 26, 1961, in Cape Girardeau, he married Alice Clark who survives of the home.
Survivors in addition to his wife and mother include: one son, Jerry A. Thomure of Leawood, Kan.; three daughters, Deborah Evans of Scott City, Sherry Berghoff of Kelso and Jennifer Colbert of Cape Girardeau; one brother, James Thomure of Cape Girardeau; three sisters, Mazie Rushing of Mayfield, Ky., Janie Meir of Friedheim and Darlene Ferguson of Springdale, Ark.; and five grandchildren.
Services were conducted at 1 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Mouser officiating.
Burial followed in the Lorimier Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Claud Thomure, Bennie Thomure, Ronald Methany, Delmar Simmons, David Simmons and David Moore.