- December 14, 1924 - March 12, 2017
- Louisville, Kentucky
of Gerald's Passing
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“I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember when your family come back from Spain and I was always excited to see all of you. You may not remember me...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Susan Wright - Lexington, KY
“June and family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Since Paul died recently notes have meant a lot to me. Gerald was always gracious when we met at...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Amelia Debusman - Louisville, KY
“A wonderful brother-in-law. Wonderful memories of serving with Jerry and June in Bible Schools at churches he and June served in Kentucky.
3 of 3 | Posted by: Mary C. Blair - Apopka, FL
Gerald was born on December 14, 1924 and passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017.
Gerald was a resident of Louisville, Kentucky at the time of his passing.
He graduated from Georgetown College in Kentucky and later received his Master's degrees in Divinity, Theology and Religious Education and a Doctorate of Education degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville.
He served in the US Army (paratroops) in WWII and then attended US Naval Academy in Annapolis before being called to Christian ministry.
Visitation will be 5-7pm Friday March 17 at Ratterman Funeral Home 12900 Shelbyville Rd. East Louisville, KY 40243. Visitation MAR 17. 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Ratterman Brothers Funeral Home - East Louisville 12900 Shelbyville Road Louisville, KY, US, 40243 MAR 18. 10:00 AM St. Matthews Baptist Church 3515 Grandview Drive Louisville, KY, US, 40207 Cemetery Details Resthaven Memorial Park 4400 Bardstown Road Louisville, KY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be made to the REIMAGINE campaign at St. Matthews Baptist Church or the WMU Heritage Fund ( www.kywmu.org ).