Stanley David Picker of St. James passed away Friday November 30, 2012 at his home in St. James with his family at his side. He was 62 years of age.

Stanely Picker was born December 30, 1949 in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of the late Freddie and Edna Jewell Grey Picker.

Stanley Picker was united in marriage to Linda Peterman for over 20 years.

Stanley is survived by his special companion Angie Holt of St. James. Sons: Michael Picker and his wife Missy of St. James and Chad Picker of St. James. Sisters: Linda Lloyd of St. James Patty Gorman and husband Larry of Ozark, Mo., and Barbara Hadley of St. James. He is further survived by 5 grandchildren: Trynten, Myla, Kurt, Makayla and Macy.

He is preceded in death by his parents, one sister Debbie Sieber, two brothers-in-laws: Earnest Lloyd and Gene Hadley and niece Dawn Schuchman, nephew Charlie Hadley.

Stanley Picker was a meat cutter for over 26 years starting at age 16. In recent years he was a mail carrier.

Stanley Picker will lie in state from 6-8 PM Saturday December 1, 2012 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James.

Funeral Service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Sunday December 2, 2012 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James with  officiating. Burial will be in the Liberty Cemetery near Belle. Pallbears will be Tyler Schuchman, Lonnie Schuchman, Trynten Perron, Kurt Picker, Billy Lloyd and Scott Sieber. Memorial may be given to the American Cancer Society. On-line Condolences on the funeral home website

 All arrangements are under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James.