Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Jerry Wilson Fletcher, age 75 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, September 7, 2019. Mr. Fletcher was born in Jefferson, Georgia a son of the late Edgar and Ann Wright Fletcher and was a member of the Mountain Creek Baptist Church. Mr. Fletcher was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, former Fire Chief of the North Jackson Fire Department where he also currently served on the Board of Directors, was a member of the Jackson County Board of Equalization, was retired with thirty five years of service with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Mr. Fletcher was a great gardener, a job he took very seriously. In addition to his parents, Mr. Fletcher is preceded by a brother, Larry Fletcher.
Survivors include his wife Brenda Tate Fletcher of Pendergrass, daughter, Kim Fletcher Sablock and her husband J.R., of Pendergrass, a son, Jerry P. Fletcher and his wife Julie Roberts Fletcher of Pendergrass. Six grandchildren, Danielle, Alan Michael, Amanda, Tyler, Anthony and Cope. Five great grandchildren, Madison, Gracye, Hadleigh, Carter, and Elliott. One sister, Linda Stocker of Nicholson, two brothers, Harold Fletcher of Jefferson and Charles Fletcher of Talmo.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Reverend Zack Fletcher and Reverend Tim Strickland officiating with burial to follow in the Mountain Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Tyler Fletcher, Anthony Sablock, Stephen Mayo, Nathaniel Beaver, Ben Brissey, Mike Cook, and Joe Cook. The family will receive friends, 5:00 - 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 10, 2019.
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