Nov. 20, 2001 El Dorado Springs Cedar County Missouri, USA
Floyd E. Jirrels was born April 5, 1900 to Isaac and Ardelia (Mooney) Jirrels. He passed away on November 20, 2001 at Community Springs Nursing Home in El Dorado Springs, MO at 101 years of age.
On February 9, 1933 Floyd was united in marriage to Irene Bertha Dowell in South Coffeeville, OK. Irene preceded him in death on March 8, 1994.
Floyd lived many years in Winfield, KS and was a member of the Elks Lodge. He worked for Boeing Aircraft in Wichita for 25 years, retiring in 1965. He lived on a farm near El Dorado Springs for several years before moving to town in 1979.
Floyd was also preceded in death by his two sons, Floyd E. Jirrels, Jr. and H. Deane Jirrels.
Survivors include his two daughters, Gayle Grantham of Escondido, CA, and Sondra O'Connor of Plattsburg; 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.
Graveside services were held Sunday, Nov. 25 at the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery.
Donations may be sent to the Plattsburg Senior Center.