Chick Selsor, 82, of Columbia, formerly of Mexico, died at 11:08 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 21, 2018, at University Hospital in Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at Noon on Saturday Aug. 25, 2018, at Pickering Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Park.
Chick was born in Perry, Missouri on Aug. 12, 1936, the son of Carmen and Iris (Utterback) Selsor.
He was a painter most of his working years and later was the pro shop manager for Arthur Hill’s Golf Course for several years. He enjoyed golfing, playing softball, bowling, and playing pool in the senior league at the senior center in Mexico and Columbia. He loved sports and was a Mizzou and Cardinals fan.
Chick was a veteran. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam era.
He is survived by one son, Chris Davis and wife Heiddi, Columbia; four daughters, Patti Eynard and husband Darrell, Jefferson City, Debbie Gibbons and husband Brad, Mexico, Melissa Selsor and husband Devon Kruse, Columbia, and Heather Selsor, Columbia; one sister, Lou Ann Ray, Sunnyvale, CA; 11 grandchildren, Chad Livingston, Lauren Eynard, Blake Eynard, Brittany Lunceford, Brandi Schlemmer, Brock Lunceford, Jamie Pehle, Tyler Gibbons, Jaydin Eierman, Izzie Kruse, and Jackson Kruse; and six great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Jared Selsor, and his parents.
The family requests memorials be given to the Arthur Hill’s Golf Association. They may be sent in care of Pickering Funeral Home, 403 N. Western, Mexico, MO 65265.
Public Tributes and Expressions of SympathySo sorry for your loss. Chick sure was a character! He will be missed by many. Sending lots of hugs and love your way - Donna Martin and family
To my friend and great golfer, may the golf Gods give you peace - Don Decker
Chick was one of a kind. Many fond memories. He always made me laugh. Condolences to the family. - Audrey Marshall Ellis
Please accept my heartfelt condolences for Chick and Family. I knew Chick for many years when I lived in Mexico. Chick completed many painting projects for me with the banks work for in Mexico. Great guy to work with and that sly smile I remember most. Take care little buddy. - Dave Wilmshorst
So sorry to hear your news. Sending hugs & prayers - Chuck & Christy Early
Sending my deepest sympathy to Chick's family!!!! - Susan Sutton Gonzales
Sending prayers and sympathy to all of the Selsor family. Have lots fond memories of Chic and all of the family. Thinking of you, Vicki Minor
So sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs! - Kristen Beshears Hampton
I write this with a heavy heart. Chick was one of my closest friends when I lived in Mexico. I have many fond memories of our time together. May he Rest In Peace. - Lloyd Little
My thoughts and prayers for the family. What a wonderful, funny man. I know he will be missed. with love...Carolyn Kemp - Carolyn Kemp
So sorry for your loss i remember playing ball against Chick in Sante Fe lets just say he was having fun Chick will be missed my condolences to the family - Calvin McGrew
Chris, Missy and Heather, I just want you to know that I am really sorry to hear about your father, he was a wonderful man. May he rest in peace. Warm thoughts for your family. - Stacy Larkin
Friends since MHS days. Deepest sympathy to the family. R.I.P. "Chick." - Carroll & Jane Curry
As the tears roll down my face to hear this !! Chick was one of a kind , great friend, and like said above that little sly smile, you had NO CLUE what he was up to!! Chick fly high my dear friend! Please TRY TO BEHAVE in the Lords kingdom! I have so so many funny stories that we have pulled on each other, will never ever forget you sweet friend! Many hugs and prayers to your family, you will be strongly missed by many!! Love you. - Debbie Hoover
Lived next door, played lots of pinochle, he did a lot of painting for Hoffman and Darby stores, our homes, gave me painting tips, which I use to this day!! His golfing tip was "it isn't the driver" lol Another memory was a Sat night about 1 in the morning after Chick, Pat, the Harlow's and Moran's has been to a dance, decided they wanted to play cards, woke Bill and I up, we played pinochle all night, then Bill went to Hoffman store and we cooked breakfast.. such fun memories.. Amazing how he count count cards in double deck pinochle.. wouldn't let you give him a bid, he would bid - Marty Campbell
My prayers and sincere sympathies to all the Selsor family! - Jayne Wehmeyer
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