Jesse Lee Kerns, age 78 of Pulaski passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital, Salem.
Born January 28, 1939 in Scotland County, NC he was the son of the late Newty Kerns & Lillie Mae Chavis Kerns. His brothers, Bobby Kerns, Eugene Kerns, Roy Kerns and sister, Mary Lillie Kerns also preceded him in death.
He retired from RAAP with 30 years of service.
He is survived by his
Sharon Cecil Kerns – Pulaski
Monique Kerns Adkins & husband, Tony – Pulaski
Jesse Kyle Kerns – Narrows
Tangela Kerns Akers – Pulaski
Joshua Olinger, Justin Olinger, Jordan Kerns, Caleb Akers, Hunter Akers Day, Jacob Akers and Makelston Kerns
Jackson Levi Olinger and Nora Grace Day
Virginia Grooms – Rockingham, NC
Brenda Faye Phillips – Alabama
Linda Kerns Armstrong – Idaho
Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM – Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Johnny Howlett & Rev. James Ferguson officiating.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. before service time at the Funeral Home.
Interment will be Monday- 12:30 PM, August 7, 2017 at the Southwest Virginia Veteran’s Cemetery, Dublin.
To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com
Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.