Jerry Marshall PlattOctober 5, 1947 ~ December 30, 2017 (age 70)
Jerry Marshall Platt, 70, passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at his home in State Line. After serving in the Army for 4 years, he began working construction as a welder and eventually became a project manager. He began the welding/ technical training at the Vo-tech. He was an avid hunter and loved to raise cattle and spent much of his time at stock yards. More than anything he loved to spend time with his family and friends. He was loved and will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lamar and Maxine Platt.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 30 years, Mary Platt; children, Jason Platt and Ashley Mitchell (Patrick); grandchildren, Jared and Dylon Platt, Laurel and Brooks Mitchell; sister, Carol Busby (Arthur); step-son, William Jones; nieces, Nicole and Blair; and other relatives and friends.
The wake for Mr. Platt will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 from 6-9 pm at Freeman Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 11 am at Freeman Funeral Home with Bro. George Gordon officiating. Interment will be in the East Salem Cemetery. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home– Leakesville, Mississippi.