Derrel Jerry

Published 3:31 pm Thursday, January 30, 2020

Derrel Jerry, 52, of Port Arthur, TX passed away Sunday, January 26, 2020 at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

A native of Pineville, LA, she was a longtime resident of Port Arthur and a 1986 graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School.

Derrel was employed by Port Arthur ISD and an usher and active member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.

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Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Eastern Star Baptist Church, 548 E. 15th Street, Port Arthur, TX with visitation from 9 a.m. until service time.

Pastor Kurt Washington will officiate. Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, Charles Jerry; mother, Hilda Mae Jacob Porterie; children, Jarrett Jones, Keyshawn Jerry, Keaunte Jerry; sisters, Bridget Brown, Janet Palmer; brothers, Herman Porterie, Terrill Porterie and Robert Porterie; and a host of other relatives and friends.