Jerry Wayne Putman, 66, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 19, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Dec. 15, 1937, in Caruthersville, son of the late Earlie and Bessie Mae Furline Putman, he was a steel worker.
On Feb. 17, 1955, in Hayti, Mo., he married Barbara Jean Seals, who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, Dennis Wayne Putman and wife, Tracy, of Charlotte, Mich. and Donald Ray Putman, of Lansing, Mich.; three daughters, Patricia Lynn Cotter and husband, Bruce, of Eaton Rapids, Mich., Elizabeth Ann Wolcott and husband, Larry, of Sand Lake, Mich,. and Jerrie Sue App and husband, Jeff, of Wichita Falls, Texas; two brothers, Earlie Putman, Jr. and wife, Della and Bill Putman and wife, Sally, all of Lansing; two sisters, Lena Mae Winn, of Memphis, Tenn. and Betty Bouck and husband, Jim, of Atoka, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Memorial services will be held at a later date in Michigan.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthesville was in charge of arrangements.