Jerry Don Holder, age 69 0f Newberry, Florida passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2017. Jerry was the eldest of six children born to Minnie Lou Hart Holder and John Calvin Holder in Gainesville, FL on September 5, 1947. He graduated from Newberry High School. He was the owner and operator of Jerry’s Plumbing for over 45 years. In his younger years he enjoyed horseback riding and bull riding. He loved hunting and fishing, car racing, mud bogging and old cars and trucks. He was always well dressed and loved his Indian jewelry, cowboy boots and hats. His most memorable trait was that he was a man of few words. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, William Calvin Holder. He is survived by his son, Jerry Ryan Holder (Carmen), of Simi Valley, CA and daughter, Maryann Bryant (Charles), of Boone, NC, , three grandchildren, Riley and Kailey Holder and Bailey Reece. Sisters, June Jones (Jeff) of Trenton, FL. Lajaunna Jones (Winston) of Newberry, FL, Terry Ann Holder, and Jeanine Holder both of Newberry, FL, and extended family of nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
A Celebration of Life Service will be on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Bronson Road Baptist Church 13840 NE 80th Avenue Newberry, Florida.
Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES 22405 West Newberry Road Newberry, FL. (352) 472-5361 www.milamfh.com