Jerry Ross Bohanan

December 20, 1942September 25, 2018

Jerry Ross Bohanan, 75, of Amarillo passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2018.

Visitation will take place between the hours of 10:00am and 5:00pm on Thursday, September 27, 2018 in the Griggs Schooler Gordon Funeral Directors Pioneer Chapel, 5400 Bell. Interment will be held at 1:00pm on Friday, September 28, 2018 in Memory Gardens Cemetery, Garden of Everlasting Love. A celebration of Jerry's life will follow at 2:00pm in the Griggs Schooler Gordon Pioneer Chapel.

Jerry was born on December 20, 1942 in Amarillo, Texas to Lester "LC" and Jewel Bohanan. He was a graduate of Tascosa High School, and would later earn his Bachelors Degree from West Texas A & M University. His job as a computer analyst took him on travels all over the world. His passion was music. He excelled at many instruments, but his favorite was the acoustic guitar.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, sister Jo B. Dickinson, and two nieces Misty Knox and Kathy Bohanan. Those left to cherish his memory are his brother Ronal "Ron" Bohanan and wife Marty of Amarillo, one nephew and two nieces; as well as many cousins.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association, in honor of Jerry.


  • Lester Bohanan, Father
  • Jewel Bohanan, Mother
  • Jo Dickinson, Sister
  • Ronal Bohanan, Brother
  • Marty Bohanan, Sister-in-law
  • Jerry was also preceded in death by two nieces, Misty Knox and Kathy Bohanan. He is survived by one nephew and two nieces.


  • Visitation Thursday, September 27, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Friday, September 28, 2018

Jerry Ross Bohanan

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Bob Miranda

September 27, 2018

Growing up together in the San Jacinto area, and knowing Jerry since we were kids, there are too many memories to share. He was a wonderful, fun friend and I know he's smiling on all of us from Heaven. Love you guy!