Jerry May, age 70, of Mena, Arkansas, died on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at CHI St. Vincent Hospital in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Jerry was born on Thursday, July 5, 1951, to Otis and Lucille May in Gustine, California.
Jerry got along with everyone he met. If anyone was down, he made it his mission to lift their spirits. Jerry liked a simple life and appreciated all the little things. He like to deer hunt, fish, and listen to old country music. Recently, he enjoyed wood burning. His family made him very happy, and he took great joy from all the time he was able to spend with his grandchildren. Jerry was a loving husband, father, son, brother, grandfather, uncle, and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his father, Otis May; and one brother, James May.
Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Yvette May of Mena; his mother, Lucille May of Mena; one son, Chris May of Mena; one brother and sister-in-law, Eugene and Deborah May of Mena; four grandchildren, Olivia May, Brady May, Hayden May, and Ryker May all of Mena; sister-in-law, Paulette Crawford of Mena; several nephews and nieces and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 3 p.m. at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena, Arkansas, with Brother Bishop officiating. Cremation arrangements entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home.
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