April 24, 2014

Medina
Cloudy
43°F

Gerald “Jerry” Jackson, Sr.,

Gerald “Jerry” Jackson, Sr., 77, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, December 17, 2013. He was born August 23, 1936 in Akron.

Jerry was the owner and operator of Carr’s Moving and Storage. He was former commander of the American Legion Post #170 and a member of the VFW #1089. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Kathalene (Thomas), to whom he was married 46 years; children, Randy Jackson, Jerry Jackson, Jr., Michelle Jackson Limas (Robert), Melanie Richards (Scott) and Stefanie Jackson; grandchildren Josh, Jennifer, Robby, Crystal, Jayse, Ashleigh, Megan, Helaina, and Alex; and sister-in-law, Joyce White (Rob).

He was preceded in death by his son, Stanley Jackson; and parents, Carl S. Jackson and Sarah L. (Brinkley).

Family will receive friends Saturday, December 21, 2013 from 2 to 5 P.M., at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com