Mr. Jerry Wadle


Services for Mr. Jerry Wadle, 74, of Overton will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 4:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with Brother Richard Crawford officiating. Burial will follow at Rusk County Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00. P.M. Mr. Wadle passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019.

Jerry was born on July 22, 1944 in Gladewater, he was the son of the late Johnny and Ivy Mae Wadle. He worked for Vertex in Kilgore as a machinist for over 40 years. Jerry loved guns and enjoyed reloading ammo. He loved animals and was an avid sports fan, his favorite football team was the Dallas Cowboys. Jerry loved his time spent spoiling his grandchildren.

Left to cherish is memory are his twin daughters, Angela Payne and husband Michael of Kilgore and Charity Kelly and husband Jimmy, Jr. of Overton; brother, Haskell Wadle, Sr and wife Corrine of Turnertown; grandchildren, Garnet Sanford and husband Brandon of Kilgore, Jimmy Kelly, III, and Jayde Kelly both of Overton, several nieces, nephews, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Frances Wadle; sister, Marie Greer and husband H.G.; brothers, Johnny, Billy, and Bobby.

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