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William Henry “Wild Bill” Kerr

Missouri, USA
Death 21 Nov 2010 (aged 73)
Missouri, USA
Burial Winona, Shannon County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 62397190 · View Source
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William Henry Kerr (known to many as "Wild Bill") was born on Big Barn October 17, 1937 to the late William Robert Kerr and the late Florence Naomi (Simpson) Kerr. He departed this life on November 21, 2010. He had obtained the age of 73 years, 1 month and 4 days.

He was a very special man. He loved to hunt, fish, paint and spend time with his family and friends. In his younger years, he helped his father on the family farm. One of the things Bill enjoyed the most (and was famous for) was his jokes and tall tales.

Bill is preceded in death by one brother, Leeman Benjamin Kerr, and one sister, Melba Gene (Kerr) Toy; two brothers-in-law, Noble Blanks and Charles Toy; and two nieces and nephews.

He is survived by one brother, Jess Kerr and wife, Janis, of Fremont, MO; two sisters, Nellie (Kerr) Blanks of Fremont, MO and Ellen Kerr of Mountain View, MO; one sister-in-law, Shirley Kerr of Ellington, MO; and a host of nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; and great-great nieces and nephews.

Bill will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services were Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at the Duncan Funeral Chapel in Winona, MO with Rev. Glen Hampton officiating. Interment was in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Winona, MO under the direction of Duncan Funeral Homes.

Summersville Beacon Nov. 30, 2010

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  • Created by: Robert J. Stauffer Jr. RVN 1963-65
  • Added: 1 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62397190
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Henry “Wild Bill” Kerr (17 Oct 1937–21 Nov 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62397190, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Winona, Shannon County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Robert J. Stauffer Jr. RVN 1963-65 (contributor 46593140) .