No service is scheduled at this time.
He was born in East St. Louis, IL to the late Edward Granville and Ruby May Wilson Howard. On December 8, 1971 he married Myrtle Elizabeth Whitehead Howard, she preceded January 3, 2002.
Survived by a son: Russell (Rhonda) Howard, Paris, TN; grandchildren: Dustin Lee Howard, AZ, Kayla Dotson, Jessica Underwood, both of Buchanan, TN, Randall and Michael Earheart, both of Dover, TN; great-grandchildren: seven; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Preceded by a sister Leena Vincent.
Jerry was a veteran of the U.S. Airforce.