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Jerry Wayne Henry

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Jerry Wayne Henry Obituary

Jerry Wayne Henry was born to John and Naomi Henry on August 27, 1942 in Phoenix, AZ. Jerry grew up in the Yuba City area and graduated from Sutter High School. He spent time at BYU and then served a mission for the LDS Church in Texas.

Jerry married Myrna Peterson from Gridley on September 3, 1965. During his life Jerry faithfully served as a Bishop, Stake Councilor, High Priest, Scoutmaster, Seminary teacher and more for the LDS church. Jerry worked tirelessly in the Scouting program ultimately earning the award of Silver Beaver. Jerry also worked 33 years for the Gridley Medical Group and formed many lasting relationships that he truly valued.

Jerry was proceeded in death by his daughter Andrea; his father John; his mother Naomi and his sister Johan.

Jerry is survived by his children: Brian (Erin) of Yuba City, CA, Drew (Sarah) of Oroville, CA, Kim (Brandon) of Yuba City, CA and Angela (Jed) West of Jordan, UT, as well as 17 grandchildren, and his brothers Michael and Richard.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 1 pm at the LDS Stake center on Spruce St., Gridley. Funeral services will be under the direction of Gridley Block Funeral Home. There will be a viewing shortly before the services at 12:00 pm.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Jan. 6, 2016
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