Jerry W. Broome

Published 10:40 am Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Funeral services with military honors for Mr. Jerry W. Broome were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Greens Creek Baptist Church.

Mr. Broome, 80, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in Jackson. Rev. Bob Burge and Rev. Everett Broome officiated and burial was in the Greens Creek Cemetery. Saulters Moore Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

Pallbearers were Travis Bass, Willie Dyess, Ricky Barrett, Anthony Stuart,and Lewis Stuart. Honorary pallbearers were Albert Tisdale, Mike Tisdale, Al Hudson, Ben Hudson, Sam Hudson, Heath Williams, Donald Martin, Daniel Martin, Michael Martin, Marty Copeland, Ronnie Copeland and James Roberts.

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Jerry Warren Broome was born on May 19, 1937, in Carson to Johnny Warren Broome and Webbie Batton Broome. Mr. Broome was a veteran of the Mississippi National Guard. He was a member of the Mt. Carmel #453 Masonic Lodge, the Eastern Star and American Legion Post 61 in Sumrall. Mr. Broome was retired from Pioneer Aerospace, where he continued to serve as a consultant. He was a member of Carson Methodist Church.

Mr. Broome was preceded in death by his mother and father; two sisters, Bobbie Jean Tisdale and Gloria Tisdale; and one brother, Jimmy Broome.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barbara Martin Broome of Carson; one son, Jeffery Broome (Sarah) of Prentiss; one daughter, Stephanie Elaine Broome Cheaney of Ames, Iowa; five grandchildren, Joshua Broome, Justin Broome, Jonathan Broome, Sean Cheaney, and Katherine Alanna Cheaney; one sister, Ann Hudson of Hattiesburg; 13 nephews; nine nieces; as and a host of other relatives and friends.

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