J.T. Irvin, a resident of Dexter, died on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2002, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 77. Visitation will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20, 2002, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20, 2002, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter. Memorials may be made to Liberty Hill General Baptist Church at Aid. A complete obituary will follow at a later time.