Mr. Jerry Leon Shaver, age 63, of Summerville, GA died Friday, May 2, 2008 at his residence. Mr. Shaver was born March 30, 1945 in Trion, GA, the son of Violet Deering Shaver Haney and the late Paul Edward Shaver. He was a member of the Pennville Alliance Church, the Chattooga Masonic Lodge #704, and the Chattooga Shrine Club.
Mr. Shaver is survived by his wife, Delaine "Dee" Tucker Shaver; mother, Violet Shaver Haney, brothers, Wayne Shaver and Bobby Shaver, Summerville, GA; sisters, Dorothy Simmons, Summerville, GA, and Mary Ruth Elicker, Lindale, GA.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p. m. Monday, May 5, 2008 from the chapel of Mason Funeral Home with Rev. Carlos Martines and Bro. Bill Moore officiating. Burial will follow at the Pennville Alliance Church Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Tommy Tucker, Jeff Shaver, Raymond Jones, Brian Roberts, Vic Elicker, Danny Wilcox, Charles Black, and Gary Abernathy. Honorary pallbearers will be the Heyman Hospice Staff and all members of the Encouragers Sunday School Class of Pennville Alliance Church.
Mr. Shaver will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 5 until 7 P.M. Sunday May 4th. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to The American Cancer Society.