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Jerry  Purvis

Jerry Leon Purvis

Monday, November 2nd, 1953 - Sunday, July 19th, 2020
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Mr. Jerry Leon Purvis age 66, passed away Sunday July 19th 2020 at his residence in Brandon, MS. Graveside Services will be held on Tuesday July 21, 2020 at Crestview Memorial Gardens in Brandon, MS. Reverend Steve Wilson and Brother Curtis Carter will officiate.

Mr. Purvis was a lifelong resident of Rankin County, MS. He was a member of Meadow Grove Baptist Church in Brandon, MS and he was an avid outdoors-man. He retired from Sears/Discover Card and the Army Reserve after 20 years of faithful service to our country.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Lora Purvis; son, Jeffrey Purvis; brothers, Eugene and Wilson Purvis. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Ellen Purvis; sister, JoAnn Phillips (David) of Polkville, David (Beth) Purvis of Pearl, MS.

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    Tuesday, July 21st, 2020 | 10:00am
    Tuesday, July 21st, 2020 10:00am
    Crestview Memorial Gardens
    1106 Star Road
    BRANDON, MS 39042
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    Crestview Memorial Gardens
    1106 Star Rd.
    BRANDON, MS 39042
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Jo Brown

Posted at 07:39am
Ellen, I am so very sorry to hear this. My mother, Myrtis Bradshaw, thought the world of Jerry and you too. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Jo Ann Bradshaw Brown

Cathy Goolsby

Posted at 11:15am
Ellen, I am so sorry to hear of Jerry's death. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Cathy Goolsby

John C. Ammons

Posted at 09:42pm
Prayers for your family! Jerry and I met when we signed to join the Army Reserves in Jackson. John & Cindy Ammons­čî╣

Jan Winstead

Posted at 06:04pm
Ellen I was so shocked to hear this sad news. Jerry and I were classmates at Pelahatchie. I have many fond memories of him during that time. I always loved his mischievous smile.

Ann Scales

Posted at 05:35pm
My Deepest Condolences!! Ellen, My prayers are with you.. Sending Hugs..

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