Jerry Wayne Fulks, 65, of Talihina died Thursday, May 30, 2013 in Talihina. Jerry was born July 28, 1947, in Summerfield to John Henry and Ellen (Smith) Fulks. Jerry was a graduate of Leflore High School where he played basketball. Jerry married Cheri (Queener) Fulks on Oct. 21, 1988. He coached basketball for 28 years at Lone Grove Schools. He loved to fish and hunt. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandkids. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, five sisters and one brother.
Survivors include his wife, Cheri of the home; two daughters and son-in-law, Renee Garrett of Tulsa, Amanda and John Horton of Talihina; sons and daughter-in-law, Roy and Gina Hall Jr. of Howe, Jordan Barnes of the home; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; two sisters and brother-in-law, Edith and Calvin Nelson of Las Vegas, Nev., Diann Chambers of Annacoco, La.; brother and sister-in-law, Derral and Editha Fulks of Edmond; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and loved ones.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 3, at Summerfield Baptist Church, Summerfield with the Rev. Brent Smith officiating. Burial will be in Summerfield Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Shawn Paul Billings, Brent Allen Billings, Gordon Queener, Vince Fulks, Brent Ketchum and Steven Rowton. Honorary pallbearers will be Tyler Horton, Padden Hall, Ethan Hall, Charles Coleman, Clyde Billings and Paul Billings.
The family will visit with relatives and friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.
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