Funeral services for Jennie O. Cresap, 95, Brandsville, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 30, 2016 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Cresap passed away at 2:45 p.m., Monday, January 25, 2016 at Ozarks Medical Center.
She was born May 1, 1920, at Holland, Missouri, to Edward Olree and Rosa Howe Olree. In 1940, she was married to Willis “Pete” Cresap, who preceded her in death. She worked at a Shoe Factory at Caruthersville, Missouri and after her marriage she worked alongside her husband in their electrical business, living in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Fairbanks, Alaska before moving to Brandsville, Missouri. Jennie and her husband helped raise their nephews, Tommy and David Tribble. Mrs. Cresap was a member of Brandsville Church of Christ.
She is survived by one step-son, David Tribble; two brothers, Andrew Olree and David Olree; one sister, Judy Robinson; one sister-in-law, Trudy Olree; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, step-son, Tommy Tribble, three sisters, Vernell, Naomi and Eleanor and one brother, Harold, precede her in death.
Visitation service will be held from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m., Saturday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Brandsville Church of Christ or a charity of choice, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Brandsville, Missouri, at a later date.