Jerry Allen Ervin
September 4, 1939 ~ April 15, 2021
Jerry Allen Ervin, 81, of Hughes Springs, Texas passed away peacefully at his home on April 15, 2021. Mr. Ervin was born October 4, 1939 in Covington, VA to Samuel R. Ervin, Sr. and Beulah Cale Ervin. Mr. Ervin served his country proudly in the United States Air Force from 1956-1960. Jerry owned a plumbing business in Dallas, Texas and later retired and moved to Hughes Springs. Jerry was a good brother, son, father and was a man of strong faith and loved our Lord. He enjoyed spending time with Mason and Cooper in the garden and loved game nights. He was a very inspiring person who always seen the positive in every situation. His favorite part of dinner was always dessert. Jerry loved being a Texan and loved his blue bell ice cream. He was a very kind man with a heart of gold. He loved deeply and gave his love selflessly to everyone who he crossed paths with in life. His presence will be greatly missed in our lives and we will cherish the memories we made and the love he gave will forever remain in our hearts. Jerry was the family instigator and loved to pick and "stir the pot".
He is preceded in death by his parents, Samuel R. and Beulah Ervin. and a special niece, Amber Whitelaw.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Lynn Ervin; daughter and son-in-law, Christy and David Monk; two grandsons, Kevin and Jeff Monk; two granddaughters, Becky and Jennifer Monk; four great grandchildren; brothers, Sam and Steve Ervin; sisters, Laten Bechtal and Alice Patler; special sister-in-law, Gail Ervin; special niece, Morgan Fritts and husband, Robert and their children, Mason and Cooper Fritts; nephew, Jonah Morrow and special friend, Charlene Holmes.
Services will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, April 19, 2021 at the Cornett Cemetery with Bro. Dewayne Higgs officiating and under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.
There will be a time of visitation one hour prior to the service at the cemetery.