Jerry L. Priest, age 63, of Mount Vernon passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at the Knox Community Hospital. He was born on January 8, 1958, in Columbus, Ohio to Glenn Roger and Delores (Sesser) Priest.
Jerry was a graduate of Johnstown Monroe High School. He was employed for numerous years at The Links at Echo Springs Golf Course and recently as a Project Manager for Quality Construction Services. Jerry was an avid sports fan and loved The Ohio State Buckeyes. He also enjoyed golfing and watching all different kinds of sporting events. But most of all, Jerry loved the time he spent with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, of over 37 years, Barbara (Cook) Priest; his sons, Chase Priest, Cody Priest; his daughter Kathryn (Jared) McClung; three grandchildren, Kylynn Priest, Colton Priest, Jaxen McClung; his father, G. Roger Priest; his brothers, Jim (Brenda) Priest, Tank Priest, Larry (Patti) Priest, Tom Priest, Scott Priest; his sister Deborha Priest; his brother-in-law Jim Pierson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his mother Delores Priest and his sister Sharon Pierson.
Friends may call on Friday, July 16, 2021 from 4-5PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will follow, beginning at 5PM, with Pastor Don Matolyak officiating.
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