Vernon Lee Serritt, 80, of Calhoun died on Sunday, June 7, 2020. He was born in Gordon County on July 7, 1939; Vernon was the son of the late Cecil and Cleo Serritt. His wife of more than fifty years, Will Nell Hall Serritt, preceded him in death in 2015. Along with his wife and parents, Vernon was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Alvin Serritt, Albert Serritt, Betty Jean Gentry and Ruby Hall. He will be remembered as a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Vernon worked for many years with Wright and Lopez; he retired from the City of Calhoun after twenty-four years of service there. He and his wife loved to spend time in the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area.
Vernon is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Allan and Charmain Serritt; his daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Larry Walraven; his grandchildren, April Crawford, Melea (Jeff) Romine, Tyler Serritt, and Trevor Serritt; his great-grandchildren, Bricen Romine, Gabby (Austin) Causby, Alexis Breese, Brittany (Patrick) Emge; a great-great-granddaughter, Isabella Causby; his brothers and sisters-in-law, James (Wilma) Serritt and William (Peggy) Serritt; his sister, Sara Bob Cochran; many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The Serritt family will receive friends at Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m.
The funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Rev. Eddie Brannon and Rev. Garry Tate will officiate.
Friends may sign the online guest register at www.maxbrannonandsons.com.
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