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May 29, 2008

(1/31/1940 - 5/21/2008)

John Harley Drew, 68, of Kahoka, Missouri and formerly of Wyaconda, Missouri died May 21, 2008 at the Keokuk Area Hospital in Keokuk, Iowa.

He was born January 31, 1940 in Kansas City, Missouri to Cliff Canady and Anna Mae Hedrick Drew.

John worked for Gregory's Antiques about ten years and loved visiting with friends and neighbors. He was affiliated with the Assembly of God Church.

John has no known surviving relatives but leaves behind many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services were held May 27, 2008 at the Memphis Funeral Home with Abner Oberholtzer officiating. Music was provided by a Men's Chorus Group and the congregation. Burial was in the Etna Cemetery in rural Scotland County. Casket bearers were Vernon Oberholtzer, Eugene Oberholtzer, Marlin Oberholtzer, Earl Oberholtzer, Curvin Zimmerman and Loren Huber.

Memorials may be made to the Assembly of God Church and may be left at or mailed to Memphis Funeral Home, 378 South Market Street, Memphis, Missouri 63555.

Arrangements are under the direction of Memphis Funeral Home.

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