Jerry Yerby – June 6, 2017

Jerry Yerby, 75, of Dumas, died Tuesday, June 6, 2017.  Private graveside services will be held at the Dumas Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.

Jerry was born on March 27th, 1942 in Plainview, Texas to B.B. and Myrtle Yerby.  He served in the U.S. Navy and had owned Yerby Construction and a R.V. Park.  He married Glynda Pierce on August 9, 1963 in Plainview.

He was preceded in death by his wife; a son, Hud Yerby; and a great-grandchild.

He is survived by two daughters, Sherry Boyd of Spearman and Sheila Getman of Clarksville, Georgia; two brothers, Chester Yerby of Muleshoe and Danny Yerby of Bryan, Tx.; two sisters, Frances Nelson and Jolene Taylor, both of Lubbock; seven grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

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