Jerry W. Mayle, 67 of Pleasant Hill, NC slipped peacefully in the loving arms of his Lord and Savior on Saturday October 29, 2016 at home and surrounded by his loving family.
Jerry was born in Halifax County, NC the son of the late Fenton Greene Mayle, Sr. Jerry loved his Country and proudly served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and he loved the Lord and his church. He was a proud member of Bethel Baptist Church serving as a deacon and Treasurer. He worked as a supervisor in the textile industry for many years until his retirement.
Mr. Mayle is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Jessie “Jett” Wade Mayle, his mother Reba White Mayle of Pleasant Hill, NC; four sons, Chris Mayle and his wife Sherri, of Conway, NC, Joel Mayle and his wife Sheryl, of Pleasant Hill, NC; Wade Mayle and his girlfriend Kristin Britt, of Conway, NC, and Elliott Mayle and his wife Courtney, of Pleasant Hill, NC; A sister, Eula Taylor of Pleasant Hill; two brothers, Fenton G “Sonny Boy” Mayle, Jr. and his wife Jeannette and Andy Mayle all of Pleasant Hill and sister in law, Linda “Tutt” Mulder of Conway; Eleven grandchildren, Haley Mayle, Ethan Mayle, Jamison Jones, Dalton Mayle, Sieanna Mayle, Kerington Mayle, Bentlee Mayle, Rylee Mayle, Tyler Mayle, Molly Slaughter and Caleb Slaughter.
The family will receive at Wrenn Clarke and Hagan Funeral and Cremation Services, 1015 W. 5th Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC, Tuesday November 1, 2016 from 7 to 8:30 pm and other times at 5502 Big John Store Road, Pleasant Hill, NC.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 2 pm at Bethel Baptist Church, with Rev. Jim Cox officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
In Lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to: Bethel Baptist Church, building fund, 1010 Bethel Church Road, Pleasant Hill, NC.