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“Dear Flagg Family, I was truly shocked to hear of Bro. Jerry's death. I am sorry that I was unable to attend the visitation and the funeral due to...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Mindy Smith Simpson

“Dean Flagg Family, I went to school with Jerry, I played with Jerry and I worked with Jerry. All my memories of Jerry are good ones. He was a good...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Morris Dean Jackson

“WE LOVED JERRY VERY MUCH WE WENT TO RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: Jeremy&Karessa Lovins

“Mrs. Flagg, I have been so honored to have you and Jerry as a part of my life for the past 26 years. Jerry has always been there to listen and gives...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Tammy (Stout) Winslow

“Dear Flagg Family, I am so glad I got to see Jerry at our 50th reunion. He was such a help. I also appreciate Jerry looking out for Dad while they...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Nancy Williams

“Dear Flagg Family, We were all sorry to hear about the passing of Jerry. He was a great man in the eyes of the Lord and also on Earth. He will...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Towell and Sons Auto Sales

“Flag Family: Was shocked to hear of the death of Jerry. Didn't know him well but have lived by Betty and her family ever since she has lived in her...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Donna farmer Sandbothe

“Jerry was a true friend to me and he will be missed. He worked long and hard in the service of the lord and he most deffinitely will be richly...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Bob & Jean Howard

“Dear Flagg family, Jerry was a great man and will missed greatly. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Dana Donner

“Dear Flagg Family...Many memories pass through my mind today. You have always meant so much to all the Ivy family. He will be missed. I was so...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Ann Ballard

“to lula belle, and all the flagg family, my deepest sympathy. jerry has been a close friend for over 36 years. i will miss him very much. we spent...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: roland morris

“Ms. Flagg, I am really sorry to hear about Jerry. I'm still sort of shocked and somewhat speechless. I just wish I could be there to give you a...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Penny Clevenger

“Dear Flagg Family, I was so saddened to learn of Bro. Jerry's death. I remember growing up and him always being apart of our lives. From cutting our...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Mandy Smith Miller

“To the family of Jerry Flagg I would like to send my sympathy's to you all in the lose of your son,brother, and uncle. I know you will miss him so...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: BettyParsleyByrd

“Jerry was such a great classmate and friend. He was a loyal witness and a wonderful encourager to so many people through his ministry. More than...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: tappy murray

“To the Flagg family. My deepest sympathies at the loss of Jerry. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Virginia Lynn Woodall

“Dear Family, We are very saddened to hear about Jerry, but also rejoicing with the knowledge that he is with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! Mrs....Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Debrah & Sonny Donner

“Dear Flagg Family, The Manila High School Alumni extend to you our deepest sympathy at this time. Jerry will be missed by his friends from Manila...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Manila High School Alumni


Rev. Jerry Leo Flagg, age 67, of Manila, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday October 24, 2007 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in the Milligan Ridge community, near Manila, he was the son of the late Leo Archie Flagg and lived most of his life in Manila. He was a 1957 graduate of Manila High School and served his country in the U.S. Army. Rev.Flagg was the current pastor of Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Blytheville. Other area churches he served includes Calvary Baptist and New Harmony Baptist in Manila and New Providence Baptist in the Buckeye community. Rev.Flagg was also well-known as an accomplished barber,having owned his shop in Manila for many years. In addition to his father, he was also preceded in death by his sister, Ova Dee Flagg. He is survived by:

1Son:
David Flagg and wife Sumi of Hawaii

1 Daughter:
Angelique Brown & her husband Troy of Vilonia

His Mother:
Mrs. Lula Belle Flagg of Manila

1 Sister:
Betty Storey of Manila

4 Grandchildren :
Tyler Brown, Austyn Brown, Paul Flagg, and David Flagg II

Funeral services will be 2PM Sunday at Howard Funeral Chapel In Manila, Mr. Greg Smith of Manila and Mr. David Flagg officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Saturday evening from 6 until 8PM at the funeral home. Friends may sign the online guest register at www.howardfuneralservice.com

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