Jerry Wayne Gollihare, 74, passed away from COPD in the comfort of his home surrounded by family and close friends on Monday, July 6, 2020. Jerry was born July 20, 1946, in Panama, OK, to Everett & Inez Gollihare.
He enjoyed spending time with his lifelong friend Lynda Beasley, NASCAR racing, restoring his 1970 Chevy truck he calls “ Pearl “ & hanging out with friends at Charlie’s
He is survived by his son Jack Dan Gollihare & wife ShawMarie; Daughters, Becky Martin, Jeraldine Gollihare, Nicole LeClaire & husband Bobby, Jeri Lynn & husband Waylon; Step children, Amie Perkins, Keith Green, & Larry Francis; Brothers, Rickey Gollihare, Donny Gollihare & wife Kay, Ronald Gollihare; Sisters, Janice Falkner, Judy Claborn & husband Morris; 16 Grandchildren & 29 Great grandchildren with one on the way.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, wife Charlene and stepson Ronny Lynch.
One brother, Otto Gollihare & wife Betty, Brother in law, Danny Falkner, Sister in law, Elsie Gollihare & one granddaughter, Lynda Smith Thompson
Pallbearers will be his nephews; Bryan Robinson, Casey Robinson, Joshua Jones, Joe Claborn & Chris Gollihare
Graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at Fairview Cemetery E1250/ Fairview Rd, Panama, OK
Social distancing rules should be followed. If it all possible wear a mask when closer than six feet.
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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POTEAU, OK.