Jerry Lynn Palmer, 47, of Manila died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008, at his residence west of Floodway. Born June 7, 1961, in Manila to the late Vernon and Doris (Franks) Palmer, Mr. Palmer was a farmer for Roseland Farms Inc., carpenter, of the Baptist faith, avid fisherman and enjoyed four wheeling.
Survivors include two sisters, Barbara Losoya and husband Joe of Rochelle Ill., and Elisa Dunlap of Manila; a brother, Ricky Palmer of Manila; six nephews, three nieces, five great-nieces; and three great-nephews.
Mr. Palmer was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents, Ledger and Annie Palmer, Irene Rollins, and James Boyd Franks; and brothers, John, Rodger, and David Palmer.
Graveside services were at noon Saturday, Aug. 16, at the Manila Cemetery under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila.
Pallbearers were Danny Rollins, Clifton Palmer, Billy Palmer Jr., Johnny Palmer, Robert Palmer, Arlan Petty, and honorary pallbearer was Jessie Dunlap.