Jerry Blaine Clinton
Jerry Blaine Clinton, age 70 of Sevierville, passed away Friday, February 8, 2013. Jerry was a 1962 graduate of Sevier County High School where he was an outstanding football player, known as “Oop.” He attended Middle Tennessee State University, where he also played football. He was retired from the Sevierville Water Department
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Pauline Clinton.
Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Marian Clinton; nephew, Howard Clinton and wife Julia; nieces, Debbie Hoffman and husband Kevin, Rachel Ford and husband Jarret; grand-nieces and nephews, Kinsey, Griffin, and Avery Hoffman, Landis Clinton, and Garrison and Cash Ford; and special friend, Mary Bob Rowe.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Sevier County High School Lettermen’s Club, c/o Jerry McCarter, 401 Ski Mountain Road, Suite 2, Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738.
Funeral service will be at 7 p.m. Monday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Curtis Wells officiating. Family and friends will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday in Walnut Grove Cemetery for interment. Serving as Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Sevier County High School Lettermen’s Club, of which Jerry was a proud member.
The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Monday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.