Big Stone Gap, VA – Jerry Lee Ayers, 75, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport TN.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents John L. and Ada Ayers and his siblings, John L. Ayers Jr., Joyce Stansbury, Douglas Eugene Ayers, Paul Ayers and Margaret Terry.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Edna Mae Ayers of the home; his children, Jerry Lee Ayers. JR of IN. Mary Louise Browning of Derby, VA, Terry Lynn Ayers of Fort Wayne, IN, Phillip Wayne Ayers of Indianapolis, IN and Sharon Dickenson and husband Jeff of Big Stone Gap, VA; his siblings, Joseph Ayers of Richmond, VA, William Ayers of Big Stone Gap, VA, Larry Ayers of Valparaiso IN, David Ayers of Dayton, OH, Mary Calloway of Big Stone Gap, VA, Dennis Ayers of Big Stone Gap, VA, Jimmy Ayers of California and Roger Ayers of Appalachia, VA; his grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 11, 2017, from 5:00-7:00pm. Graveside services will be private.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Jerry Lee Ayers.
618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219