Obituary published April 26, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger

Jeffrey Allen Whisler, 58, of Centralia, Mo. entered into rest, at his home, Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
Jeffrey was born Aug. 2, 1954 in Mansfield, Ohio, the son of Lawrence Gene and Joan Betty Brinley Whisler.
On June 20, 1975 he was married in Centralia to Margie DeJaynes and she survives.
Other survivors include three children, Jeremy Whisler and wife, Jamie, Centralia; Melissa Whisler, Columbia; Simon Whisler, Moberly; four grandchildren, Lealia Whisler, Alison Whisler, Breylen Whisler, Alexander Whisler; brother, Dale Whisler and wife Barbara and sister, Lisa Kemp, all of Mansfield, Ohio.
His parents preceded him in death.
His church affiliation was at Kingdom Hall, Hallsville, Mo.
Jeff was a graduate of a Mechanic School in St. Louis. An excellent mechanic his last employment was at THC Auto Repair, Centralia.
Memorial services will be held at his home work-shop, 204 East Railroad Street, Centralia, Monday, April 29, at 2 p.m.
The family suggests any memorials to a trust fund for the grandchildren.
Fenton Funeral Chapel, Centralia, is in charge of arrangements.