Jerry Wayne Studdard, age 74, of Austell, GA, passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital surrounded by his loved ones. He was born on April 26, 1945 in Hokes Bluff, AL, to his late parents; Hobart and Marion Studdard. He was in the United States Army during The Vietnam War. Jerry worked as a carpenter for all his life and retired in 2008 from Holder Construction. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers; Roney Studdard, Jimmy Paul Studdard, sisters; Elaine Steapleton, Janet Robinson, and Kathy Smith.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 51 years, Janice H. Studdard of Austell, GA, children; Devona Singleton of Dallas, GA, Vickie and Alvin Tanner of Dallas, GA, Jerry and Jennifer Studdard of Dallas, GA, brothers; Gwin Studdard and Jayne Pierce of Steele, AL, sister, Susan and Dewey Hames of Rainbow City, AL, grandchildren; Anna Studdard, Caleb Studdard, Eli Studdard, Jacob Tanner and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service for Mr. Jerry Wayne Studdard will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from The Clark Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 AM with Jacob Tanner officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, November 8, 2019 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 10:00 AM until the service begins at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully asks that donations be made to a charity of your choice, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Salvation Army in Mr. Studdards memory.
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Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is in charge of arrangements.
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