Mr. Norman A. “Pap” Kerr, age 98 of the McCord’s Crossroads Community, passed away on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at the Cherokee Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held 1 P.M. Friday, February 20th at the Nazareth Baptist Church with Rev. Ted Elrod and Rev. Ronnie Highfield officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 P.M. Thursday and the body will lie in state at the church 1 hour prior to the service.
Survivors include 2 sons, Larry Kerr of Centre and Gary (Linda) Kerr of Rome, GA; daughters, Ann (Clinton) Crider and Jean (R.C.) Hester of Centre, Joan Matthews of Cave Spring, GA and Rhonda Tierce of West Point, GA; brothers, Lloyd Kerr of Rome, GA and Doyal Kerr of Centre; sisters, Edna Jo Jennings of Centre and Claudette Ledbetter of Jacksonville; 9 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Kerr was a native of Cherokee County, the son of the late Robert and Ester Abernathy Kerr, was a retired welder and a member of the Nazareth Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to the Nazareth Baptist Church or the family will accept flowers.
Pallbearers: Dudley Kerr, Stanley Crider, Chris Kerr, Chad Kerr, Kevin Matthews, Todd Twilley, Corey Twilley, Tyde Tierce, Bryson Kerr.
Perry Funeral Home directing.