Jerry Donald McEver Jr. age 61 passed away on September 17, 2021. Jerry studied music at Jacksonville State and Auburn University. He was a talented musician who marched with Spirit of Atlanta Drum and Bugle Corp at sixteen until he was twenty-one. Jerry is preceded in death by his father Jerry Donald McEver Sr. He leaves behind his daughters Jerrica Lynn McEver and Ansley Noelle McEver; their mother Sherry Huggins; grandchildren Avery, Lucas and Liam and mother Elaine McEver; along with a host of friends and family.
A service will be held Sunday, October 10. 2021 at Bethany United Methodist in Smyrna, Georgia. Friends and Family will gather at 2:30PM and a celebration of Jerry's life will begin at 3:00PM. All are invited to the Gift of Music Foundation Headquarters following the service. Please bring your horns so we can give Jerry the biggest second line ever. Paul Poovey is in charge of planning this tribute to Jerry.