Funeral Services for John A. Gressett 75 of Little Rock, MS, will be held Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 11AM at Blue Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Lin Chesney officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday at 5PM to 8PM at the funeral home and 30 minutes early at the church. Mr. Gressett passed away on Monday, June 1, 2009 at Rush Hospital. He was retired from Seymour/Shamrock Oil as Operations Manager.
Survivors include his wife Ethel Jones Gressett of Little Rock, Children: Judy Spencer and husband Johnny of Houston, TX, Sharon Dobson and husband Jim Nevis, MN, Rex Gressett and wife Barbara of Houston, TX, Bobby Gressett of Houston, TX, Audie Gressett and wife Debbie of Orlando, FL, Harold Gressett and wife Wanda of Houston, TX, Joseph Gressett of Houston, TX.
16 Grandchildren and 10 Great grandchildren. Sisters: Annie Jewell Gressett Hull, Julia Ann Gressett Christian, Jessie Ann Sims. Brothers: Carl Van Gressett, Van Quincy Gressett and Bobby Ray Gressett. John was preceded in death by Parents Luther Gressett, Sr. and Pruica Carrie Sharp Gressett, Siblings: Harold Wayne Gressett, Luther Gressett Jr., and Gladys Clean Gressett Miller.