Funeral services for Virgil Alfred Lasater, 97, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 9, 2013, at the First Christian Church, West Plains, with Pastor Mike Heston officiating, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.
He was born the son of the late Daniel Lasater and Kate Victoria Fisher Lasater, on February 20, 1915 in Oregon County, Missouri and died February 5, 2013 in West Plains, Missouri.
He was united in marriage November 20, 1937 in Bryan, Ohio to Ruby Virginia Thompson.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Virginia Thompson Lasater, of the home, West Plains, Missouri; four children, Jerry Lasater and wife, Kelly, Bella Vista, Arkansas, Jean Adams and husband, Charles, Springfield, Illinois, Janet Alexander and husband, Scott, Shawnee, Kansas, and Jacque Gorman and husband, Marv, Franklin, Tennessee; one sister, Evelyn Uphaus, West Plains, Missouri; fifteen grandchildren, forty great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Herbert Lasater, Byron Lasater, Oran Lasater, and Rayburn Lasater, and two sisters, Gladys Cramer and Irene Cox.
He was a member of the First Christian Church in West Plains, Missouri.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church in West Plains, Hospice Compassus, or the Memory Unit at West Vue Nursing Home, West Plains.
Visitation will be held Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church in West Plains.
Burial will be in Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.