Obituary for Dexter C. Pickett Jr.

Born: Sep. 25th, 1934
Passed Away: Jul. 28th, 2015


Friday Jul. 31st, 2015
2:00pm to 4:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
Directions to Throop Funeral Home


Dexter C. Pickett Jr., age 80, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015. He was born in Newsoms, VA. to Dexter C. Picket Sr. and Elizabeth (Johnson) Picket who preceded him in death. Dexter served in the US Marnie’s during Korea and worked for Roth Trucking in Grand Rapids. He is survived by Penny Pickett; his children, Roger (Cindy) Pickett, Doug Berg and partner Tom Grandy, Vickie (Doug) Staffen, Cyndie (Jeff) Drake, Shellie (Tim) Stone; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; sister, Francis Travis; Sister-in-law, Lynda Marks; Brothers-in-law, Jerry Clark and Larry (Vera) Clark, many nieces, nephews, and special family friend Diane Busman. Visitation Friday 2 to 4 pm at the Throop Funeral Home, 214 Church St, Coopersville, M I, 49404. Burial will take place at Coopersville-Polkton Twp. Cemetery following the visitation at 4 pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, Kansas 66675. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home Coopersville, 616-837-8161


4:00pm on Friday Jul. 31st, 2015 at Coopersville-Polkton Twp Cemetery
Directions to Coopersville-Polkton Twp Cemetery