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Jerry Wayne Millard


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Millard, Jerry Wayne
84, of Scottsdale, AZ passed away peacefully in his home on September 6, 2016. Jerry was born on November 12, 1931 and raised in Brownsville, TN. He attended Haywood County High School, after which he studied at the University of Tennessee Martin from 1950-1952. Jerry received his pilot flight wings from the Navy and commissioned as an officer in the United States Marine Corp. After 4 years, he was honorably discharged and joined the American Airlines family as a pilot in 1956, living in Dallas, TX. Jerry later transferred to Manhattan Beach, CA as a Captain. He flew the Boeing 707 and 727 and retired from American Airlines in 1990. Sailing and golfing became retirement enjoyments. He loved to ski in Switzerland and Austria, and studied a summer at Johnson & Wales Culinary Institute. Jerry was a good, loving man who cared for his family very much. He is survived by his daughter Elizabeth Millard, grandsons Elder Millard (wife Sommer) and Sylas McFarland, great grandchildren Ranon (10) and Willa (4)
Published in The Arizona Republic on Sept. 15, 2016
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