Graveside funeral services to honor the life of Jerry C. Way, Sr., 85, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Derrick Proctor will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today, Sept. 30, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.
Jerry C. Way, Sr., died Sunday, September 27, 2015. He was born in Sumter, the son of the late Lee V. Way and Katie Christmas Way. Jerry served in the US Army. He was a winning coach with the Kershaw Recreation Department for many years. Jerry was an avid outdoorsman, a big Gamecock fan and loved spending time with his family.
Jerry is survived by his spouse of 61 years, Mable Mason Way; son, Jerry C. Way, Jr. of Lugoff; daughters, Terry Way Berthelette (JP) and Sherry Way Morrow (Doug) of Lugoff; sister, Barbara Robertson (Jimmy) of Kentucky; 13 grandchildren and spouses, along with 19 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Jerry was predeceased by his parents; daughter and son in law, Susie and Shelly Rabon, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Nicholas Morrow and Mackenzie Shirley; sister, Netta Kennedy; and brothers, Lee Way, John Way and Billy Way.
The family would like to thank Dr. Pennebaker, Kershaw Home Health and Agape Hospice for their support and care through this difficult time. Memorials may be made to the South Carolina Heart Association, 190 Knox Abbot Drive, Cayce, SC 29033.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Way family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.