Jerry Wayne Cope

July 11, 1943 ~ February 18, 2020 (age 76)


Jerry Wayne Cope ,age 76 passed away on February 18, 2020 at his home in Sparta, Tennessee.

Jerry was born on July 11, 1943 to Sherman and Clydell Cope.

                He is preceded in death by his, wife, Margaret Ford Cope; parents, Sherman and Clydell Cope; sister, Shirley Cope Price.

                Jerry is survived by his son, Michael and wife Rachael Cope; daughter, Gina and husband Terry Haley; grandchildren, Brandon Cope, Shauna and husband Kyle Hicks; great grandchildren, Blakelyn Cope and Knox Hicks; brother, Lanny and wife Debbie Cope;  brother-in-law, Douglas Price; nephews, Randall Price, Jeff Price, Cayce Cope; niece, Brandy Cope; special thanks to the caregivers, Samantha Haney, Melanie Marshall, Robert Officer, and Glenda (June Bug) King. In lieu of flowers please make donation to the Old BonAir Cemetery fund in care of Randall Price, 260 Low Gap Rd. Sparta, TN 38583.



The family will accept visitors on Thursday, February 20, 2020 from 4:00PM until 8:00PM

                Funeral Service will begin on Friday, February 21, 2020 at 1:00PM. Interment at Old BonAir Cemetery. Officiating Doug Benningfield.

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February 20, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thurman Funeral Home LLC
44 North Main Street
Sparta, TN 38583

Funeral Service
February 21, 2020

1:00 PM
Thurman Funeral Home LLC
44 North Main Street
Sparta, TN 38583

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