Jerry Proctor, Sr.October 31, 1942 ~ December 30, 2017 (age 75)
Jerry Preston Proctor, Sr., 75, of Soddy-Daisy, passed from this world December 30, 2017 to the home that Jesus has prepared for him after a long battle with cancer. Jerry was a member of Soddy Church of Christ. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, cousin and friend. Born on October 31, 1942, he attended East Junior High and graduated from Hume Fogg High in 1961. He worked for Noland Company for 46 years and transferred to various cities. He lived in Nashville, Knoxville, Orlando and Newport News, Virginia before retiring in Soddy-Daisy. Jerry was preceded in death by his mother, Hazel R. Harris; father, Robert F. Proctor and grandfather, Quinton P. Hatchett.
Survivors are his wife of 36 years, Joyce Floyd Proctor; children, Jerry Proctor, Jr. (Lisa), Michael Proctor (Julia), Melanie Proctor, David J. Galyon and Mark Proctor (Tracy), 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and a very special close cousin, Rob Hatchett (Teresa).
Services will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Soddy Church of Christ with Minister Bill Greer officiating. He will lie in state from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday before the service at the church. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
A special note of thanks to his spiritual family at Soddy Church of Christ for their help and support all through Jerry’s illness. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Soddy Church of Christ.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.