Jerry Lee Atwood(1955 - 2013)

Jerry Lee Atwood

Des Moines

Jerry Atwood, 57, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2013. He was born March 19, 1955 in St. Paul, Minnesota to Buster and Eleanor.

Jerry worked as a contractor for many years and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and riding his motorcycle.

Jerry is survived by his children, Jerry Chiles, Steven Chiles, Mark Atwood, Lori Phongsavnah, and Alicia Atwood; 14 grandchildren; mother, Eleanor Dikes; sisters, Sandra, Robin, and Judy; brother, Bobby; and a host of other family and beloved friends.

He is preceded in death by his father.

A funeral service will be held 2:30 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street. Visitation will be held 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Hamilton’s Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street Des Moines, IA 50309

Published in Des Moines Register on Feb. 25, 2013