Jerry Glenn McCrady, 62, of Owensboro passed away unexpectedly March 6, 2019, at his home.

He was born in New Albany, Indiana, on Aug. 18, 1956, to the late Clyde Lamon and Kathleen Clark McCrady.

Jerry was a 1974 graduate of McLean County High School. Jerry was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving his country he loved during the Vietnam War and was an MP in White Sands, New Mexico.

He loved rock 'n roll, jamming on his guitar and telling jokes. Jerry loved being a papaw, going to ballgames and activities they were involved in. He was a free spirit and his grandson described him as being "cool." He also was preceded in death by his niece, Lisa Ann Young.

Survivors include his daughters, Ashley (Eddie) Martin and Kaylan McCrady; a son, Christopher McCrady; seven grandchildren, Stevie Lee, Corbin, Isaac, Liam, Lucas, Mickenna and Kaysen; a sister, Sandi McCrady; mother of his daughters, Shirley McCrady; and Angel, his beloved dog.

Graveside services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Calhoun Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Lewisport, P.O. Box 406, Lewisport, KY 42351 to help offset costs.

Condolences may be made at www.gibsonandsonfh.com.