JARRETT, Jerry Lee

Date of birth:  2 Oct 1939 – Morgan County, Indiana
Date of death: 22 Nov 2001 – Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, November 24, 2001


Jerry Lee Jarrett

Jerry Lee Jarrett, 62, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2001, at his residence in Indianapolis.

He was born Oct. 2, 1939, in Morgan County. His father was Minor H. Jarrett. His mother is Hattie Pauline (Graves) Jarrett of Indianapolis. Other survivors include a son, James Jarrett of Indianapolis; two daughters, Jo Ann O’Keefe and Janet K. Coons, both of Indianapolis; a half brother, Richard Jarrett of Martinsville; and eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl David Jarrett.

He was a 1957 graduate of Pike High School.

He was employed for 31 years by Marion County Sheriff’s Department as a lieutenant, retiring in 1996. From 1996 until 2001, he worked for Enterprise Rent-a-Car as a driver.

He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

A service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Lawn Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Home, State Road 135 Chapel. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will take place at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in White River Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Marion County Sheriff’s De­part­ment.

Link to Jerry Lee Jarrett’s Find A Grave memorial

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey