James “Jimmy” Robert Rister Jr.

May 29, 1966 - October 10, 2018

Jimmy Rister Jr., 52, of West and formerly of Copperas Cove died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.

A memorial service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Scott’s Funeral Home of Copperas Cove.

Rister was born on May 29, 1966, in Mt. Carmel, Ill., to James Rister Sr. and Glenda Johnson Rister Smith. In May of 1969, he moved to Copperas Cove with his family and attended Copperas Cove High School.

Rister was preceded in death father. He is survived by his mother, Glenda Smith, and his dad, Michael Smith of Copperas Cove; sisters Sheila Rister, Sheri Rister and Patricia Smith; a brother, Eugene Rister; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Scott’s Funeral Home of Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements.

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