Jerry was retired from Eaton Axle/Dana Corp. after 30 years and had also been an employee of Mallory for 8 years. He was a member of Bethel Independent Baptist Church. Jerry had many interests including a love for fishing.
He is survived by his wife Betty Bell Crabtree; 1 son Todd Crabtree and wife Vicky of Glasgow; 3 grandchildren Amanda Crabtree (Kiefer McGuire), Torie Clarkson and Trent Clarkson all of Glasgow; a great-granddaughter Kesleigh McGuire of Glasgow; a brother Leon Crabtree of Horse Cave; sister-in-law Nellie Bell Martin and husband Orby of Glasgow and nephews Johnny Bell and wife Carla and Benson Bell both of Glasgow. He was also preceded in death by a brother-in-law Ronnie Bell.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Thursday, November 19th at the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 11:00am Wednesday.