Jerry Ray Dallas, 66, of Greenbrier, passed away in Springfield, TN, July 2, 2020. Born in Nashville, TN, April 6, 1954, Jerry was the son of the late J.R. Dallas and Era Christine (Gay) Dallas.
Jerry retired from the TN Department of Corrections after 23 years with the department. He also did long haul trucking for furniture companies for many years. He was a member of Burton Masonic Lodge #272, Greenbrier and also Al Menah Shriners. An active Mason and Shriner, he had been a Captain of the Mountaineer’s Unit at Al Menah. He was a member of First Baptist Church Joelton.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Joyce (Coggin) Dallas; his sisters, Angela Diane Bass and her husband Rex, and Judy Gail Lunn and her husband Ralph; nephews, Will Lunn and his wife Pam, and Chris Lunn; sister-in-law, Carol Sue Coggin; brothers-in-law, Lanny Ross Coggin, Jr., Bruce Griffith, Guy Coggin and his wife Kathy, and David Coggin and his wife Shelly as well as several other extended family members and friends.
A celebration of life service will be held for Jerry, Friday, July 10, 2020 at 4 PM at Springfield Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 2 – 4 PM Friday before the service.
Springfield Memorial Gardens, Funeral Home and Cremation Center 4005 Memorial Blvd Springfield, Tennessee 37172: 615-384-5437