Harry Vernon Sales, 77, of Granite City, went to be with the Lord and Messiah Jesus Christ Friday, Dec. 11, 2015.
He was born March 19, 1938, in Bragg City, Mo., to Harry Thomas and Leona Florence (nee: Gatewood) Sales. He married Wanda Irene Potts March 10, 1959, in Caruthersville, MO.; she preceded him in death July 17, 2009.
Harry was a United States Army Veteran and a retired teacher from the Hazelwood School District. He was a member of Bethel Fellowship Ag Church.
He is survived by two daughters, Darla (David) Grote of Pontoon Beach and Sharla (Ralph) Williams of Sebring, Fla.; two grandchildren, Angela (James) Donze and Aleah Grote; four great-grandchildren, Desiree Smith, Elias Donze, Hadassah Donze and Hannah Donze; and two sisters, Jackie (Wayne) Brunley of Jackson, Miss., and Phyllis Teeter of Peoria, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and grandson, Brandon Sales.
Graveside services will be held at St. John Cemetery in Collinsville at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015. Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory entrusted with professional services. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.