Jamie Erven

Jamie Erven

November 23, 1943 January 17, 2020

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Obituary for Jamie Francis Erven

Mr. Jamie F. Erven, age 76 of Bolivar, MO, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility Bolivar, MO. He was born November 23, 1943, in Goodson, MO, to Jamie Orel and Virginia Marie (Provolt) Erven. He was united in marriage to Claudui Sue Crain May 28, 1970, and to this union two children were born.
After graduating from Halfway High School the class of 1961, Jamie moved to the Kansas City area where he began his profession in refrigeration and appliance repair, and lived there until 1975. He then moved to Clinton with his family until 1982. They moved back to the farm in Goodson to be closer to family, where Jamie and Claudui lived until they moved to Bolivar for health reasons two years ago. Jamie loved to fish, or talk about fishing. He enjoyed wood carving and made many mementoes to share with family and friends. As much as he enjoyed his hobbies and work, he taught his family to put God first.
Jamie was saved February 1967, at Jericho Missionary Baptist Church in Independence, MO. He is a member of Lindley Creek Missionary Baptist Church. Jamie was an ordained minister and preached at many churches over the years, including some special time spent in Louisiana. He loved being in church with his brothers and sisters.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one sister Joyce Erven; and one nephew Caleb Erven.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years Claudui Sue of the home; his two children: Aaron Erven and wife Teresa of Hermitage, MO, and Karla Spear and husband John of Louisburg, MO; four grandchildren: Tiarra Buck and husband Leo, Spencer Wrightnour and wife Taylor, Jake Spear, and Ashley Spear; two great grandchildren: Maesen and Sadie; one sister Cherie Crain and husband Richard of MT; one brother Kevin Erven and wife Rebecca of KY; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Sharon Brown for her love and care, and also to CMH hospice and the caring staff at CMHCF.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at Pitts Chapel with Bro.’s Russell Crouch and Lavern Garrison officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. View Cemetery Polk, MO. Visitation will be held Monday, January 20, 2020, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at: www.greenlawnfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be made to either Lindley Creek or Mt. View Cemeteries. Arrangements have been entrusted to Pitts Chapel Bolivar, MO.

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  • Visitation

    Monday January 20, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Pitts Chapel
    316 E. Broadway St.
    Bolivar, Missouri
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    Monday January 20, 2020
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday January 21, 2020 | 11:00am
    Pitts Chapel
    316 E. Broadway St.
    Bolivar, Missouri
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    Tuesday January 21, 2020
    11:00am
    Officiant
    Bro. Russell Crouch
    Co-Celebrant
    Bro. Lavern Garrison
  • Interment

    Tuesday January 21, 2020 | 12:30pm
    Mt. View Cemetery
    Hwy D
    Polk, MO
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    Tuesday January 21, 2020
    12:30pm

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Jack&Linda Crawford

Our deepest condolences to the family. We are unable to attend any services. Jamie visited us at church a few times before he became ill.
Comment | Posted at 11:05am via Condolence

Marcia Thomas

Aaron ,so sorry for your loss.Prayers are with you and the rest of your family . Don and Marcia Thomas
Comment | Posted at 03:25pm via Condolence
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Marilyn Barber

I am praying for all of you. There are many precious memories of Bro. Jamie. God bless you.I love you
Comment | Posted at 10:17pm via Condolence
GW

GERALDINE Farmer Wood

Claudia so very sorry for your loss. Will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Geraldine Farmer Wood
Comment | Posted at 08:12pm via Condolence
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Deborah Jackson

So sorry for your loss . Heaven gained another saint .
Comment | Posted at 06:25pm via Condolence
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