Jerry Wenton Putnam, 62, of Pikeville went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 after a battle with a rare blood disease. He was of the Baptist Faith and was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and grandpa.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 16 years, Mary Frances Putnam; daughters Melanie (Alan) Gavami of Nashville and Christie Keener of Dayton; son Jimmy (Stepanie) Keener of Crossville; grandchildren Robin, Michael, Marvin and Skyler; great-granddaughter Sage; beloved sisters Annette Miller, Carolyn (Bobby) Keedy, Jo Ann (Gerald) Reece, Thelma Neal and Brenda (Clarence) Camp; brothers Jimmy (Felecia) Putnam and Terry Putnam; several nieces, nephews; his Hubbard Farms family; and numerous friends.
Services will be held Thursday, November 17 at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Donnie Lawson, Bro. Tony Britt, and Bro. Danny Lee officiating. Burial will follow in Collier Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville.