JERRY VON WHARTON, 75, passed away on June 2, 2013.
He requested to be cremated and a private family
memorial be held at a later date.
Jerry was born September 6, 1937 to Joel Ewing Wharton
(RHS-1927) & Dorothy Dodd (RHS-1934) Wharton in Ranger,
TX. He was a 1956 graduate of Ranger High School where
he played football. Jerry also played football one year
at Kilgore Jr. College in Kilgore, TX. He worked and
retired after 30 years from LTV in Grand Prairie, TX,
in the sheet metal department. Jerry was an avid hunter
and loved to fish.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter
Sammie Wharton, half-sister Cindy Kelly and half-brother
He is survived by four daughters, Kim Garland and husband
Kent of Strawn, Jerri Lynn Guest and husband Jimmy of
Strawn, Terri Price and husband Jeff of Dallas, and
Farrah Moser and husband Shane of Weatherford. He is
also survived by one brother, David Wharton (RHS-1958)
and wife Janis of Lake Dallas, one sister, Cathy Kelley
of Brackerville, six grandchildren, two great-grand-
children, and a number of nieces & nephews.