He was preceded in death by his father, James. E. Marshall.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Peggy Marshall; sons, Jarrod Marshall (Rachel) of Nashville, Tenn. and Chad Marshall of Newcastle, WY; mother, Charlene Marshall of Lafayette, La.; brother, Joe Marshall of Lafayette, La.; sister, Johnnie Grice of LaVergne, Tenn.; beloved pet, Lulu.
Jerry was a lifelong Christian and attended Bellevue Baptist Church. Jerry was director of operations for Drummond Coal Company in Jasper. He was with the company for 23 years. In 1993, Jerry was transferred to Gillette, Wyo. After two years in Gillette, Jerry went to work for Arch Coal. He was with them until he retired in 2010. Jerry was a wonderful husband and father, and will be missed greatly. He left us while doing something he loved. A memorial service will be held at Bellevue Baptist Church, Hwy 70 S. in Bellevue, Tenn.
The service will begin at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 26, 2013.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the American Heart Association.
Harpeth Hills Funeral Home,
Nashville, Tennessee; 615-646-9292.