November 17, 1936 - June 10, 2018
Carl McPike, age 81, of Bowling Green passed away June 10, 2018 at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green with Rev. M. Faye Vaughn officiating. Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens in Bowling Green. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Carl was born November 17, 1936 in Curryville the son of Ivan and Elizabeth Holman McPike. On November 18, 1961 in Bowling Green he married Bessie Marie Talton. She survives. Other survivors include sons Earl McPike and Tyrone McPike both of Bowling Green; daughter Yvonne Morgan (Mark) of Moscow Mills; grandchildren James Sledge, Carlos Sledge, Heather Harness, Amy Baker, Kristen McPike, Joseph McBride, Earl McPike Jr., Malik McPike, Mirrande Morgan, Kobe McPike, Mark Morgan Jr. and Maurice Morgan; 11 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter Sandra Jean Talton-Sledge; siblings James McPike, Leroy McPike, Hattie Mitchell, Mammie Scott, Clairemae Mitchell, Nellie Turner and 2 at infancy. Carl lived in Bowling Green all of his life and attended United Wesley Methodist Church. He was a truck driver for Farmers Equity Grain Elevator for 35 years and worked at Marvin’s Garage after retiring from the elevator. He enjoyed horseshoes, baseball and barbequing for his family. Carl’s life revolved around his wife, kids and grandkids. Pallbearers will be James Sledge, Carlos Sledge, Jospeh McBride, Earl McPike Jr., Malik McPike, Kobe McPike, Mark Morgan Jr., and Maurice Morgan. Honorary pallbearers will be Bruce Scherder, Terry Scherder, Delbert Parsons, Paul Redmond, Donnie Hendrix and Milford Shepherd. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.
Carl McPike, age 81, of Bowling Green passed away June 10, 2018 at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green with Rev. M. Faye Vaughn... View Obituary & Service Information
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