Edward R. Vesely
Services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday at Military Baptist Church for Mr. Edward R. Vesely, 84, of Sumrall, MS.
He died Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Merit Health Wesley Medical Center.
Interment will be in Sumrall First Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Vesely was a lifetime resident of Sumrall. He was employed for 25 years at Big Yank Corp, founder and owner of Vesely's Nursery and a lifelong farmer. In November of 2015, the Vesely Family Farm was declared a Centennial Farm by the state of Mississippi. He will be remembered for his love and generosity for his family and all that knew him. Mr. Vesely was a member of Military Baptist Church and a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Frances Vesely of Sumrall; three daughters, Teresa Gammel (Eddy) of Rawls Springs, Debbie Johnson (Joel) of Hattiesburg and Donna Campbell (Randy) of Satsuma, AL; six grandchildren, Andy Gammel, Garrett Campbell, Hannah Campbell, Lannah Campbell, Holt Gammel and Joseph Johnson; three great-grandchildren, Jacob, Maddie and Sadie Gammel.
Visitation will be 5:00-8:00 PM Thursday at Military Baptist Church.