Jerry Lee England, age 69, of Campbellsville, died Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at his home unexpectedly.
Jerry was born in Campbellsville on April 4, 1947, the son of the late Hollis J. and Myrtle Mae Clark England. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Olin England, a sister, Della Mae England and a step-mother, Theresa England.
Jerry retired after 35 years as a knitter for Fruit of the Loom. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, raising goats and chickens, was a member at Ducks Unlimited and loved to shoot pool.
He is survived by his wife, Helen England, a son, Jerry Keith England and his wife Frankie, a twin sister, Judy Marie Gwinn, a brother, Hollis Ray England, and sisters, Emma Jean Lewis and Rose Mary Rainwater, all of Campbellsville. Also surviving are 4 grandchildren, Wesley Lee Goodrum, Tyler Keith England, Summer Nicole England, Jerry Dakota England, 3 Step Grandchildren, Cody Crabtree, Jessica Crabtree, Nathan Crabtree, 4 great grandchildren, Wesley Goodrum, Jr., Miranda Sue Goodrum, Peyton Nicole Grace England, Kloe Alexus England, as well as 4 step sisters, Patty Cissell, Bonnie Harris, Amanda Clements and Cathy Benedict, one step-brother, Thomas Anthony Parker.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Elder Ruel Boils, Bro. George Blevins and Bro. Les Richard officiating. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with pallbearers being, Tyler England, Zach Richardson, Allan Gwinn, Nathan Crabtree, Kevin Scully, Brett Williams, Dakota Corbett and T.J. Agee. Honorary pallbearers are Mac Cox, Jerry McMahan and Charles Allen.
The family requests visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, November 18th at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.