OBITUARY

Gerald "Gerry" Lane Weakley

December 2, 1942March 21, 2020
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Gerald “Gerry” Lane Weakley

Gerald went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 21, 2020, in Shreveport, La at the age of 77. He was born on December 2, 1942 in Meridian, Mississippi to Paul and Hazel Weakley.

Gerald has resided in Shreveport since 1952. He graduated from Fair Park High School in 1960, and Northwestern State University in 1965 with a degree in Industrial Technology. He was employed for over 33 years at Western Electric, AT&T and Lucent Technologies. He was a long time member of Summer Grove Baptist Church. He served many years as the Treasurer of the W.H. Booth Masonic Lodge #380 in Shreveport.

Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law Barney Clemens, half-brothers Robert and Don Weakley, and father-in-law Roy Delaney.

Gerald is survived by his wife of 39 years, Kerry Delaney Weakley; twin daughters, Kristen Weakley, and Kimberly Weakley; sons Adam Weakley and David Weakley; sister Kay Clemens; mother-in-law Bennie Delaney, and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren. Gerald was a loving and faithful husband, proud father, supportive brother, and a loyal friend.

A visitation will be held Thursday from 10:00-12:30pm at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home. Please come to leave condolences for the family at your leisure, to prevent large groups. A graveside service for immediate family members will be held at Centuries Memorial Park in Shreveport, Rev. Murry Hodge will be officiating. The family regrettably cannot invite Gerald’s many friends due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Pallbearers will be Greg Clemens, Kevin Hammond, Eugene Seely, and Jesse Camp. Honorary pallbearers will be masonic members of W.H. Booth Lodge #380.

  • FAMILY

  • Hazel Weakley, Mother (deceased)
  • Paul Weakley, Father (deceased)
  • Barney Clemens, Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Robert Weakley, Half-brother (deceased)
  • Don Weakley, Half-brother (deceased)
  • Roy Delaney, Father-in-law
  • Kerry Delaney Weakley, Wife of 39 years
  • Kristen Weakley, Daughter
  • Kimberly Weakley, Daughter
  • Adam Weakley, Son
  • David Weakley, son
  • Kay Clemens, Sister
  • Bennie Delaney, Mother-in-law
  • Gerald is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Greg Clemens, Pallbearer
  • Kevin Hammond, Pallbearer
  • Eugene Seely, Pallbearer
  • Jesse Camp, Pallbearer
  • masonic members of W.H. Booth Lodge #380, Honorary Pallbearers

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, March 26, 2020

Memories

Gerald "Gerry" Lane Weakley

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Mattie McMullen

March 26, 2020

Kerry,
When the Lord calls our loved ones home, He leaves a gift of memories in exchange. Hold on to your precious memories and let them sustain you now and always. They can never be erased.
I wish for you and your family strength, comfort and peace.

Your Neighbor,
Mattie D. McMullen
P.S. Jim loved you and Gerry so much!

Jose Neugart

March 26, 2020

Kerry,
My condolence to you and your family. You and Gerry were some of my favorite co-worker. I would have like to visit but as you know it is not prudent at this time.
Jose

Betty HICKS

March 25, 2020

Kerry and Family I extend my deepest and most heartfelt sympathies at the loss of Gerry. He was a kind, Considerate and genuine friend. I know who he was to each of you and can only imagine the emptiness you feel. May God wrap you each in His loving care. I will hold you each up in prayer..Betty

Linda Daniel

March 25, 2020

Kerry,
Words cannot express how sorry I am. May the Lord wrap you in his warm embrace and give you comfort and peace.
Much love, Linda Daniel
Psalms 91:4

Johnny and Linda pappa

March 24, 2020

Kerry, We are so sorry for your loss. May God's love comfort you and give you strength. Our love and prayers are with you and your family.
Johnny and Linda Pappa

Charles and Donna Whorton

March 23, 2020

Kerry and family,
We are praying for you. Gerry is now resting in the arms of Jesus and isn’t suffering anymore. And we know we will see him again in heaven. God bless you.
In deepest sympathy,
Charles and Donna Whorton

Mona Cross

March 23, 2020

Kerry,
I’m so sorry to hear of Gerry’s passing. You and your family are in our prayers.

Steve and Mona Cross

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