Colbert Memorial Chapel of Tuscumbia
Jesse Eugene Ayers, 19, of Cullman, passed away Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. Visitation will be Wednesday, Oct. 9, from 5-9 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel. The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel, Pastors Jonathan Held and Danny Yarbrough officiating, with burial in Poplar Creek Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond Ayers, Goither Ayers, James Cleveland Warren and Juanita Marsela Warren; and first cousin, Steven Wayne Mitchell Ayers.
Survivors include his father, Scottie Ayers of La Grange; mother, Kristy Warren (Greg) of Cullman; sister, Emily Warren of Cullman; honorary sister, Chasady Brooke Vandiver of Florence; grandparents, Nellie and Johnnie McClung, Judy Ayers, Judi Ayers, John and Barbara Campbell; aunts and uncles, Felicia Ayers Hutchins and Gene Craig, Tonya McDonald (Terry) and Misty Vandiver; and a host of loving family members.
Pallbearers will be T.J. McDonald, Wade Ayers, Chase Ayers, Joseph Parker, Michael Morton, Jesse Self, Chris Jones and Joseph Carmona. Honorary pallbearers are Mike Ayers, Marshall Ayers, Jacob Parker, Tom Martin, James Campbell and Kenny Dees.
Jesse was a junior at Cullman High School and a member of Sardis Baptist Church of Cullman, Ala. He served as a cadet of the JBOTC program at school. Jesse was looking forward to joining the military when he graduated. He had a loving heart and always thought of people. Jesse was a VBS volunteer. He served as a missionary on many different mission trips. Jesse will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Friends may sign the online guestbook at colbertmemorial.com.
Colbert Memorial Chapel of Tuscumbia is directing.