In Memory

Jerry Gardner

Jerry Gardner

Jerry Gardner Obituary

Jerry W. Gardner, 66, of Abilene passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017.

Jerry was born on December 25, 1950 to Jerry and Vera Benningfield Gardner in Merkel, Texas. Jerry moved back to Abilene in December 2016 from Atlanta and left many beloved friends in Georgia and Florida.

Jerry was survived by two sisters, Linda Roberts and husband Mike of Nugent and Cathy Martin of Abilene; nieces and nephews, Mike, Stacy, Brent, Jennifer, and Tanner; several great-nieces and nephews; Aunts, JoAnn Smith, Ruth Gardner, Joy Hollowell; many cousins and many beloved friends.

Jerry was preceded in death by his partner Tony Johnson; beloved pet, Gabby; parents, Jerry and Vera Gardner and grandparents, Jack and Francis Benningfield and W.A. and Flora Gardner.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00AM Friday, December 1, 2017 in the Starbuck Funeral Home Chapel in Merkel, Texas.
Published in Abilene Reporter-News on Nov. 30, 2017