Services for Jerry W. Smalley, 52, of Lubbock will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday
at Resthaven's Abbey Chapel with the Rev. Ken Horn officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Resthaven Funeral Home in
He died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2003.
He was born Feb. 16, 1950, in Dallas. He married Martha R. Amaya on Aug.
10, 1984, in Odessa. He attended R. L. Turner High School in Carrollton.
He served in the Army during the Vietnam War from 1969 to 1973. He
earned the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and the
Vietnam Campaign Medal.
After being honorably discharged, he attended school at Dallas County
Community College from 1972 to 1975 and North Texas State University,
graduating with a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing in
He moved to Lubbock, where he worked for Texas Instrument from 1977 to
1983 as manager of repackaging, returned material, debts and credits,
marketing service representative and production supervisor. In 1984 he
went to work for Superior Surgical Manufacturing as a sales
representative throughout West Texas and New Mexico. In 1986, he went to
work for F.W. Dodge, a McGraw-Hill Co., as a sales representative until
retiring in 1991.
He was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Christine Smalley of
Dallas, Jessica Young of Wolfforth and Veronica Pardo of Anchorage,
Alaska; two sons, Jerry Smalley Jr. of Fort Worth and Marco Saucedo of
Anchorage; two brothers, John Richard of Odessa and Rodger of Austin; a
sister, Amy of Dallas; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Monday, February 17, 2003
Submitted by Edward Lynn