Posted: Monday, February 7, 2011 11:45 am
The Messenger, February 7, 2011
Jerry Wayne Southerland, 40, of Troy died Feb. 6, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church near Hornbeak, with the Rev. Carl Southerland officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Moriah Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church 6-9 p.m. Tuesday.
Cryer Funeral Home in Obion is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be John Riso, Sonny Farrar, Christopher Anderson, Maurice Gross, Gary Allen and William Corcoran. Honorary pallbearer will be Herbert Arnett.
He was born in Tiptonville April 20, 1970, son of Jerry Lynn and Donna (Pelham) Southerland of Obion. He was a self-employed tree trimmer and a member of Calvary Baptist Church near Hornbeak.
Survivors include his wife, Monica (Kirk) Southerland; his son, Johnny Merz Southerland of Troy; his daughter, Megan Nicole Southerland of Troy; and two sisters, Teresa Lynn Coupe and Kimberly Joan Patterson, both of Hornbeak.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.cryerfuneralhome.com.