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Kerry Joyce Polk

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“I knew Kerry through the Austin music community. I loved her songwriting because of its craft and soul. I loved her voice because it cut to the truth...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Paula Held - Austin, TX

“Jenny, Judy, and Suzanne,I only heard tonight of Kerry's passing. We were close friends in Jr. High School in Jackson. Although I lost touch with...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Terry Robertson Keister - LA

“Kerry was not only extremely talented but she was also incredibly patient and always kind. Kerry taught not only my daughter but several of her...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Debbie Hoch - Austin, TX

“Kerry will be truly missed in our family, too. We hope the beautiful memories and music will soften your heartache. Thinking of you all. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Gene and Jo Castillo - Bastrop, TX

“Please accept my condolences. Please know that the God of comfort feels your pain and sorrow. He actually provides something better to look forward...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

Kerry was born on April 12, 1956 and passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017.

Kerry was a resident of Austin, Texas at the time of passing.

Originally from Jackson, Mississippi, Polk was a 1978 graduate of Mississippi State University where she studied music.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 14 th at 6:30pm at Mercury Hall in Austin, TX (www.mercuryhall.com).

In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to one of the following charities: Kids In a New Groove (provides private music lessons to kids living in foster families) kidsinanewgroove.org Austin Pets Alive (no-kill animal rescue) https://www.austinpetsalive.org Cure PSP.org (source of information and supports for patients, caregivers and families affected by Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy) www.psp.org Tuesday, November 14, 2017 6:30 PM Mercury Hall 615 Cardinal Lane Austin, Texas 78704.