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In Memory of

Jerry Michael Harwell

February 23, 1948 - May 8, 2017

Obituary


Delta - Jerry Michael
Harwell, 68, of Delta
passed away at home on
May 8, 2017. A private
remembrance will be
held by his family.
Jerry is survived by
his step-daughter, Tania
E. McCollough; three
step-grandchildren, Jordan
E. McCollough,
Timothy J. McCollough,
and Kidwyn C. McCollough;
one step-greatgrandson,
Jude L.
McCollough.
He is preceded in
death by his wife, Marlies
E. Harwell; mother,
Juliette J. Harwell; father,
William T. Harwell;
brother, Roger Harwell;
and step-son, Brian P.
Murray.
Mr. Harwell earned
his GED from the U.S.
Armed Forces Institute
in November 1964. He
enlisted in...

Delta - Jerry Michael
Harwell, 68, of Delta
passed away at home on
May 8, 2017. A private
remembrance will be
held by his family.
Jerry is survived by
his step-daughter, Tania
E. McCollough; three
step-grandchildren, Jordan
E. McCollough,
Timothy J. McCollough,
and Kidwyn C. McCollough;
one step-greatgrandson,
Jude L.
McCollough.
He is preceded in
death by his wife, Marlies
E. Harwell; mother,
Juliette J. Harwell; father,
William T. Harwell;
brother, Roger Harwell;
and step-son, Brian P.
Murray.
Mr. Harwell earned
his GED from the U.S.
Armed Forces Institute
in November 1964. He
enlisted in the U.S. Navy
on June 20, 1966. He
served in the Vietnam
War where he earned the
National Defense Medal,
Vietnam Service Medal -
2 stars, Meritorious Unit
Commendation, and Republic
of Vietnam Campaign
Medal with Device.
Mr. Harwell was
Honorably Discharged
on Nov. 4, 1969 with the
Rank of BM3 - Boatswain
Mate 3rd Class.
He later earned certification
in auto mechanics
in 1987. He married
Marlies Harwell on
Dec. 23, 1991. He earned
certifications as an OTR
Truck Driver in 1998.
Mr. Harwell was a beloved
son, brother, husband,
step-dad, and
step-granddaddy. He
will be greatly missed.