GROVER-Mr. Jessie Ray Deskin, 64, of Grover, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2013, at his residence.
A native of Cleveland County, he was the son of the late Curtis Deskin and Ocie Williams Deskin.
He was a U.S. Army
veteran having served in Vietnam. He liked antiques and working on old cars. He was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn Ledbetter and Margaret; and two brother-in-laws, Bill Pearson and John McDaniel.
He is survived by one brother, Robert Deskin of Grover; one sister, Virginia Pearson of Shelby; four nieces and one nephew; numerous great nieces and nephews; and one brother-in-law, Sherrill Ledbetter.
Memorial Service: Was held on Monday.
Burial: Patterson Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Family Headquarters: 3828 Towery Road, Shelby
Funeral Home: Cleveland Funeral Services and Crematory is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St., Durham, N.C. 27705 or The
, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, O.K. 73123-1718
Online condolences: www.clevelandfuneralservice.com