Born May 20, 1929 at Ash Hill, Ark., a son of the late Oral and Arvilla Lewis Kerr, he owned an airconditioner-refrigeration business and was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
He married Wilma Jean True who preceded him in death in 1961. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Desmond Kerr.
Survivors include one son, Mike Kerr and wife, Paula, of Malden; two sisters, Mildred Pritchard of Perryville, Mo. and Billie Jean Landess of Florissant, Mo.; two grandchildren, Jeanetta Babb and Wendy Kerr, both of Malden; a great-grandson, Isaac Babb of Malden.
Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. today, Sunday, Nov. 20, at Landess Funeral Home at Malden.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at the Landess Chapel with the Rev. Chuck Pipkens officiating.
Burial will be in Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton.