Gerald McAnally

Published 9:43 am Thursday, January 11, 2024

Gerald “Jerry” McAnally was born Jan. 24, 1966, in Atmore. His faith became sight when he was called to his Heavenly home on Jan. 8, 2024, at the age of 58, following a fearless and courageous battle with cancer.
Gerald was preceded in death by his mother, Estelle White McAnally; his father, Edward McAnally; step-mother Marie McAnally; grandparents, Jake and Tishie White and Ernest and Ellafara McAnally; special sister in law, Ramona McCall; brother in law, Mark Lukkar; and two grandchildren who were born into heaven.
He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of 21 years, Sharon McAnally; his three sons, Caleb (Kinsey) McAnally of Canton, Ga., Christopher (Ashley) Johnson of Wetumpka and Michael McAnally of Dawsonville, Ga.; granddaughter, Rosalie Johnson; grandson, Elijah Johnson; his two brothers, Douglas (Tiffany) McAnally of Huntsville and Timothy (Marcy) McAnally of Atmore; brother in law, Steve McCall of Pace, Fla.; sister in law, Marian (Roger) Kays of Molino, Fla.; father in law, George (Linda) Marlow of Molino; aunt, Pauline McAnally of Bay Minette; aunt, Pauline Callahan of Molino; aunt, Carol (Tom) Truesdale of Pensacola, Fla.; and numerous other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, colleagues, students and friends.
Funeral services will be held today, Thurs., Jan. 11, 2024 at 2 p.m. at First Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Don Davis officiating.
Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Derek Korbe, Louis Miller, Collin Graves, Conner Denton, Ashton Wilson, Tyler Ethridge, Jaren Jackson and Darrion “Woo” Salter.
Honorary pallbearers will be Eric May, Joshua Winton, Caleb Winton, Randy Fretwell, Anthony Herbert, Fabion “Fabe” Jones, Colby White, Edward Hines, as well as: AFA Mission Team – HP; former Brewton City coaches, former principals and vice principals at Excel High and Thomasville Middle School.
Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.

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