Jerrie Dean Morris, 78, passed away November 10, 2022, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born May 5, 1944, in Owensboro to the late William Oscar Jones Jr. and Edna Gwen Porter Jones. Jerrie retired from Swedish Match after being employed for over twenty-five years. She enjoyed playing BINGO and the lottery. Her most loved times were spent with her family, friends, loved ones. She was called the “Mayor of 5th Street” and lovingly kept watch over the neighbors and their children. Jerrie was preceded in death by her brother, William “Bill” Jones and sister, Patty Rucker.
She is survived by her daughter, Lori (Robert) Thompson; son, William Bradley Jones; grandchildren, Celsey (Seth) Stallings, Raigen Thompson, Syrena Thompson, Andrew Dill, Courtney Payne, and Isiah Siddons; sisters, Helen Jones, Shirley (Donnie) Watkins, Beverly Macintosh, Mary Lou Riley, and Christie Beaven, along with a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The funeral service will be 12:00 p.m. Thursday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. Visitation will from from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Wednesday and after 10:00 a.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Memories and messages of condolence may be shared with the family at www.glenncares.com.