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Jerry Wayne Eads

Jerry Wayne Eads, 80 of Dumas, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2020. A graveside service is scheduled for 11 oclock in the morning on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Dumas Cemetery with Pastor Damon Akins officiating and Justin Wehunt assisting. Viewing will be from 8 oclock in the morning until 8 oclock in the evening on Tuesday at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors. Jerry was born on May 3, 1940 to Pete and Jamie (Anthony) Eads in Levelland, TX. The family moved to Dumas when Jerry was very young where he grew up and attended school. Jerry honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps from 1958 until 1962 and was stationed at Camp Pendleton. He married Barbara Little on October 2, 1964 in Dumas, TX. Jerry retired from Phillips Petroleum as a field supervisor. He enjoyed sports, especially youth sports. Jerry also loved his family and enjoyed watching his grandchildren in their activities. Jerry was a very kind, gentle man and was very proud of his military service; he had just recently gone on the Honor Flight in 2019. Jerry attended First Assembly of God Church in Dumas. He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Jimmy and brother, Jimmie. Jerry is survived by his wife; Barbara Eads of the home; grandchildren: Jake, Jordyn, Jessika, Holton, and Taylon; great-grandson: Oliver; daughter-in-law: LaRita Eads of Dumas; and numerous nieces, nephews, other extended family members and friends who Jerry loved deeply. In lieu of customary remembrances, the family suggests with gratitude that memorials be made to the First Assembly of God Church.

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Beeson - Morrison Funeral Directors May 18 2021 12:00 AM

Barbara its with a heavy heart I write this my dear friend . Im sorry for your loss but know that his work on earth is done and hes in his Heavenly home now . May God take care of you now . Know youre in my thoughts and prayers . I love you Elaine

Elaine Packebush of Pryor,Ok May 18 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara I am so sorry for your loss. I will be lifting you up in my prayers.

Kimberly Roberts of Amarillo May 13 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear Jerry passed. Think about you more often than you might think. My prayers for comfort from above and within. God never leaves us. And Jesus sent us the comforter. Love you! Miss you!!

Darlene Lee of Boerne, TX May 11 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara, I still can't wrap my mind around Jerry being gone! I can hear the special little chuckle he had...I listen to it often in my thoughts! I pray God's supernatural peace, understanding and comfort surrounds you! We love you, sweet lady!

Jean (& Whit) of Dumas, Tx May 8 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara I just heard about Jerry. My heart is broken for you and your family. Jerry was such a kind hearted person. His smile would light up anyones heart. Barbara you will be in my thoughts and prayers as well as your family. I pray God will hold you tight, draw strength from him as the days to come and this journey begins. God comfort you during this very difficult walk . Prayers Peggy Richardson

Peggy Richardson of Stinnett, Texas May 6 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara and family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Ginny Garland of Amarillo, Tx May 6 2020 12:00 AM

I just heard of Jerry's passing from a friend. My prayers are with you & your family during this time. My mom, Becky always spoke how kind you both of you were both to her & my dad, Sterling. Take care, Martha

Martha Nilsson of Fort Worth, TX May 6 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara, so sorry for your loss. Jerry's smile & greeting would brighten any day. He was a kind & gentle man. May the Holy Spirit give you comfort through this time, Prayers for you & family. Love Mike & Joyce

Mike & Joyce Cearley of Amarillo TX May 6 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara we are so sad to hear of Jerry's passing. He was the most kind hearted man I've ever known!! I will miss running into him around town. You have two wonderful guardian angels watching over you always. We will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers!! Much love to you! Kelly and Kelly

Kelly & Kelly Voos of Dumas, Tx May 6 2020 12:00 AM

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