In Memoriam


BRO. Jerry Rock

JERRY LaRUE ROCK, 62, a native of Hodgenville, KY, passed away March 2, 2010 at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer and a devoted follower of Christ.

He is retired from the U.S. Postal Service and retired CSM U.S. Army Special Forces Air Born Ranger and a highly decorated Vietnam veteran, a member of the Robinson Masonic Lodge 266 F & AM and a member of Highview Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Sylvia Rock.

Survived by his beloved wife, Cheri' Rock; a devoted father of Scott and Rebecca Rock; grandchildren, Jordon, and Jared Rock and Gabe Miles; brothers, Donald (Roberta), Billy Joe (Dean), Charles (Alice) and Timothy (Debbie) Rock; and sisters, Thelma Little (Jim) and Sarah Daniels (Pat).

A celebration of Jerry's life will be held at Evergreen Funeral Home, 10 a.m. Saturday with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon-8 p.m. Friday.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Home of The Innocents.

Published in The Courier-Journal on March 4, 2010.