Jerry Geraldine Strain
Jerry Geraldine Strain
  • March 26, 1928 - January 27, 2018
  • Texas

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Iva Geraldine Strain (Jerry) was called home to her heavenly Father on January 27, 2018.
A Funeral Service will be held at First Baptist Church on Monday, January 29,2018 at 10 am
Pastor Jerry Shields will be officiating. Family visitation will be held Sunday, January 28 at 5:00 to 7:00 p.m
Jerry was born on March 26, 1928 to Homan and Iva Posey.
She had two sisters, Betty Lou Posey who died at age 5 and Jonell Posey Richardson.
She married Waddell Strain on November 17, 1946. They were married for 64 years before his death in 2010.
She is survived by son Eddie Strain of San Angelo, daughter Jerry Dell and husband Jimmy Haggerton of Cross Plains and son Larry Strain and wife Pati Strain of Hobbs, NM.
Seven grandchildren, Jeremy Strain, Coty Strain, Mandy Barkley, Jim Bob Haggerton, Jennifer Haggerton, Haylee Strain and Larrah Hallman.
Thirteen Great grandchildren: Cole, Tanner and Landon Strain
Brenlee, Kezylee, and Tatelye Strain
Brandon, Braxton and Easton Barkley
Harper, Ellington, Evens Driscoll (deposit in heaven), Tate and Whitten Haggerton.
Also many other extended family members and friends. She will be greatly missed!
She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and then First Baptist Church of Colorado City for 40 plus years. She served on the Hostess Committee where she cooked and served many delicious meals. She also worked in the nursery holding and loving on the babies.
A special thanks to the four wonderful caregivers that allowed Jerry to stay in her home these past two and half years. Also, for the great care given to our Jerry by Compass Hospice of Big Springs.
The family respectfully requests memorial contributions to First Baptist Church in lieu of flowers.