DESLOGE — Joel M. Stroup Sr. of Desloge passed away September 4, 2008 at Cape Girardeau at the age of 74 years. Joel is survived by his Wife, Norma Gene (Shell) Stroup, whom he married on May 21, 1934; Son, Joel M. Stroup Jr. and Special Friend, Cindy Lynn Cooper; Daughter, Stacy Ann Bay; Sister, Patricia (Clyde) Wolick; Three Grandchildren; and Four Great-Grandchildren.
Visitation 5 p.m., Sunday, September 7, 2008 at Follis & Sons Funeral Home, Fredericktown. Services, 11 a.m., Monday, at Follis & Sons Chapel. Interment at Marcus Memorial Park Cemetery with Pastor Rick Lasley.