January 7, 1945 – January 26, 2023
Jerry Singleton, 78, of Mooresburg, went home to be with the Lord peacefully surrounded by his family at home. He was saved at a young age and was a member at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Tazewell. Jerry worked 38 years at West Carrollton Parchment Paper Mill.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Wheeler and Lillie Singleton; sisters, Velva (Shorty) Singleton and Blanche Barnard; brothers, James (Jap) Singleton and Rufus Singleton; and grandson, Jerry Raymond Drinnon.
Jerry is survived by one sister, Mary Ann (Tootsie) Brooks; companion, Judith Manning; daughters, Suzette Singleton and Vanette Cook; special niece, Vivian Smith; grandchildren, Tiffany Hatley, Sarah Moseley, Robbie Adam Drinnon and Rev. Donaven (Cayleigh) Cook; great-grandchildren, Christopher Jr., Michael and Chloe Moseley, Sapphira Hatley, Aleigha and Deacon Cook; and a host of family and friends.
The family received friends Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Coffey Funeral Home in New Tazewell. The funeral service was Sunday January 29 at 2 p.m. in the chapel at Coffey Funeral Home. A graveside service followed in the New Bethel Cemetery. Ministers were Rev. Donaven Cook and Rev. Jimmy Seals Jr. Pallbearers were Robbie Adam Drinnon, Leonard Barnard, Marvin Barnard, Jacob Barnard, Donald Cook and Daniel Manos and honorary pallbearer was Frank Myers. Singer was Terry Reed.
Coffey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements