Funeral services for E. A. Rector, 22, of Des Moines, formerly
of Jefferson, will be 10:30 am Tuesday January 3, 2006 at First
United Methodist Church in Jefferson. Interment will be at
the Glenwood Cemetery in Ogden.
Emery Albert “E.A.” Rector, son of Terry Rector and Jana Jones Rector, was born on May 18, 1983, in Boone, Iowa. E.A. graduated in 2001 from Jefferson-Scranton High School.
E.A. was an outdoors enthusiast who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being with his friends. Presently, E. A. was employed as a shop foreman for Perficut Lawn & Landscape in Ankeny.
E.A. Rector died in a traffic accident December 29, 2005. He was 22 years of age. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Carroll Jones and R. E. “Bill” Rector; and three cousins: Cory Jones, Shelly Sward, and Angie Anderson.
Survivors include his mother, Jana Rector and sister Jordi Rector, both of Jefferson, his father, Terry Rector of Colorado; Grandmothers Gloria Jones of Ogden and Theon Rector of Kingsley; Uncle Kent and Ginger Jones of Ogden; Aunt Jodi and Alan Sward of Ogden; Aunt Roxanne and Tom Stauch of Kingsley; Uncle Mike Rector and family; cousins Gina and Scott Church and family; Blane Sward, Jessi Sward; Chris and Lana Jones; Kali Stauch and Tristan Stauch.
Memorials are suggested to Jefferson Public Library, Jefferson Scranton School Foundation, First United Methodist Church, or the Webb House.