|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1952|
|Death: ||Oct. 21, 2009|
OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)
Jerry Joe McCord, Sr., 57, of Wabash, Indiana, died at 7:54 p.m. Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born February 24, 1952 in Anderson, Indiana, to Virgil and Mary (Schrock) McCord.
Jerry married Patricia "Peggy" Hubbard in Wabash on December 1, 1979.
He worked for United Tech in North Manchester 15 years, Dana Corp in Andrews six years, and the past two years at the Miami County Correctional Facility. He was a US Army veteran and a member of the Wabash Moose Lodge. Jerry loved to fish, hunt - specifically coon hunting, and feeding the squirrels and birds. He especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia "Peggy" McCord of Wabash; eight children, Jerry Joe (Nicole) McCord, Jr. of Mattawan, Michigan, Liberty (Chad) Vigar of Wabash, Ernest "Chuck" (Becky Hurt) Hubbard of Rochester, Indiana, Cathy (Brian) Echtinaw of Mattawan, Michigan, Dolly (Jose Espinoza) Hubbard of Wabash, Pepper (Chaston) Smithers of Roann, Indiana, Thomas (Ariel King) McCord and Jeffrey McCord, both of Wabash; five brothers, Howard Wagner of Peru, Indiana, Virgil (Della) McCord of Anderson, Indiana, Frank (Cathy) McCord of Rosedale, Michigan, Charlie (Brenda) McCord of Peru, Ernest (Phyllis) McCord of Wabash; two sisters, Hazel (Joseph) Carpenter and Peggy (Michael) Learned, both of Wabash; his niece, Kayla Learned of Wabash; and 19 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Fred McCord and Les McCord and three sisters: Marilyn McCord and Anna Lycan.
Funeral services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, on Monday, October 26, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Danny Honeycutt officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Virgil William McCord (1912 - 1981)
Mary Ann Shrock McCord (1916 - 1992)
Frederick William McCord (1938 - 2002)*
Leslie Leo McCord (1940 - 2006)*
Anna Loretta McCord Lycan (1941 - 1996)*
Carolyn Sue McCord Hall (1942 - 2009)*
Marilyn Ann McCord (1946 - 1963)*
Jerry Joe McCord (1952 - 2009)
Married Dec 1, 1979
Memorial Lawns Cemetery
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Record added: Dec 16, 2011
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