Cover photo for Jerry Lynn "Pole Bender" Wilson's Obituary
Jerry Lynn "Pole Bender" Wilson Profile Photo

Jerry Lynn "Pole Bender" Wilson

August 21, 1943 — December 5, 2022

Wizard Wells

Jerry Lynn "Pole Bender" Wilson

 

Funeral services for Jerry Lynn “Pole Bender” Wilson, 79, of Wizard Wells, Texas, will be held at 1pm Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at Live Oak Baptist Church in Jacksboro, Texas. A burial will follow at Wizard Wells Cemetery. Pastors Adam Lazarine and David Lively will be officiating. Jerry went to his eternal resting place on December 5, 2022, in Wizard Wells.

Pallbearers will include Jeff Rangel, John Kohlhorst, Chuck Bryant, Robert Eaton, Brandon Wilson, and Dane Wilson. Honorary Pallbearers will include Luke Wilson, Gary Wilson, Jason Oakley, and Ronin Wilson.

Jerry was born to Pearlie (Allred) and Seth Wilson August 21, 1943, in Dallas, Texas. He married the love of his life, Deborah Trimble, August 12, 1972, in Kaufman, Texas. They were married for over 50 years.

From an early age, it was evident Jerry was a hard worker; he even taught himself to read. He loved many things in life including the Dallas Cowboys, cars, fishing, watching westerns, working on anything with an engine, and, most of all, his family. His family will always remember him as being funny, sweet, stubborn, and kind. Jerry believed he should always return something better than when it was borrowed.  He will be greatly missed by all that crossed his path.

Survivors include his wife, Deborah Wilson; sons Luke Sanders Wilson, Gary Lynn Wilson, and Jerrell Boyd Wilson; daughters Virginia Belle Oakley and Jeri Lyn Wilson; sister Glenda Jo Parise; grandchildren Brandon Wilson, Jessie Wilson, Cameron Bryant, Caleigh Eaton, Dane Wilson, Ronin Wilson, Temperance Rangel, Alice Starr Wilson, Teddy Wilson, Sullivan Wilson, and Sailor Mei Wilson; and five great-grandchildren.

Jerry is preceded in death by his granddaughter Dolly Anne Wilson; parents Seth and Pearlie Wilson; brothers James and Gary Mike Wilson; and sister Elizabeth Davis.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and/or Live Oak Baptist Children’s Ministry.

 

© (Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home)

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. This obituary is a work protected under international and federal Copyright Laws and Treaties. Any unauthorized reproduction, distribution or use of this material is prohibited. No part of this compiled work may be reproduced, altered, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system without express written permission from the author.

The author hereby grants the newspaper the right to publish the compiled work on the dates and location provided in the submission details and further grants to the newspaper the right to reproduce the work electronically in any website or digital medium owned or controlled by the newspaper, provided the copy is not altered or modified in any way. The funeral home’s website domain must accompany any reproduction of the work. The work must not be used for or by any person for direct commercialized gain in competition with the author, the funeral home, or their respective businesses.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jerry Lynn "Pole Bender" Wilson, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Live Oak Baptist Church

1014 Wichita Ave., Jacksboro, TX

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 515

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree