Person:Jerry Smith (8)

m. 30 Nov 1924
  1. Dr. Roy Martin Smith1927 - 2008
  2. Dr. Jerry Kennon Smith1929 - 2007
m. 13 Oct 1956
Facts and Events
Name Dr. Jerry Kennon Smith
Gender Male
Birth? 27 Sep 1929 Alamo, Crockett, Tennessee, United States
Marriage 13 Oct 1956 First Baptist Church, Selmer, McNairy, Tennessee, United Statesto Carolyn Ann Goodrich
Death? 5 May 2007 Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States
Education? University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, United StatesFootball Scholarship
Occupation? Veterinarian
DNA? Y-DNA Haplogroup R-M269
Burial? Ridgecrest Cemetery, Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States

From Jerry Kennon Smith, Sr., Veterinarian, Auctioneer, Humorist, obituary, published in the Jackson Sun:

He worked as an International Livestock Specialist for Continental Grain Company, using his auctioneering and humorist skills in his livestock seminars. His work took him to many states and foreign countries. He was recognised on many occasions for his outstanding contributions to the livestock industry.

Jerry was a member of Englewood Baptist Church, Jackson, Tennessee, serving on the Board of Trustees, chair of financial campaign for four campaigns, and was a member of a Mission Team to Barbados. His passion was teaching young men and men in Sunday School, which he did for forty eight years. He also served on the Board of Trustees for Union University for six years.

He was a veteran of the United States Army and he served in the Veterinary Corps during the Korean War.

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