Graveside service for Jerry D. Pope, 60, of Tuscaloosa, will be at 1 p.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at Edgemont Cemetery. Visitation will be this evening from 6 - 8 p.m. at Memory Chapel Funeral Home. Mr. Pope is survived by his brother, Ronald W. Pope and his wife, Brenda. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles M. Pope and his mother, Margaret O. Pope. Jerry was confined to a wheelchair at age 29. For 30 years he strived to live life to the fullest and he excelled in handicap golf, tennis, skiing and hand crank bicycle riding. He is now riding in the gates of heaven. Honorary pallbearers are Russell Johnson, Bert Askew, Leo Payne, Larry Sullivan, Tommy Pope, Jeff Kurth, Tuscaloosa Bicycle Club and his many friends. Special thanks to Mildred Jackson and Aimee Johnson of the
. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the
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Published in The Anniston Star on May 21, 2013