Jerry Don Waters, 78, of Paris, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at
Carrus Hospital in Sherman.
The family has scheduled a memorial service for 11:00 a.m. on Friday,
June 28, 2019, at Paris Junior College, Applied Science Building, lecture room
105. Cremation was under the care and direction of Bright-Holland
Jerry, the son of Percy Wright “Slim” Waters and Bertha Stewart Waters,
was born March 30, 1941, in Cooper.
He grew up in Cooper and attended Cooper schools. His military service
was with the United States National Guard. Jerry’s career as a jewelry
instructor at Paris Junior College spanned 34 years before his
retirement in 2010.
His parents preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Hale Waters, whom he married on June
27, 1970, building almost fifty years of family and memories, two
children, Renee Ivins & husband Jerry of Houston and Shawn Waters of
Paris, three granddaughters, McKenzie Ivins, Sarah Ivins, and Caitlynn
Ivins, and a brother, Jimmy Waters of Cooper along with a host of
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