In Memory of



Obituary for Jerry Grayson

Jerry Grayson passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on April 17, 2023, at the age of seventy-eight. He was born on January 4, 1945, in Childress, Texas to parents Morris and Doris Grayson. Jerry loved building old cars which he often worked on in his backyard when he got a free moment. He enjoyed taking trips on his motorcycle and loved his cats. He was known to never pass up a delicious meal and for being a simple man who loved life. Above all Jerry will be remembered as a loving father, grandfather, and brother who loved spending as much time with his family as he could.

Jerry is preceded in death by his father, Morris Irving Grayson, Sr.; mother, Doris Smiley Grayson; and brother, Freddie Grayson. Left to cherish his memory is his daughter, Kathy Jayroe and husband Jackie; son, James Grayson; daughter, Andria Grayson; grandchildren: Jerrad Jayroe, Jacquelyn Jayroe, Gary Grayson, Alex Grayson, and Jenna Jayroe; brother, Morris “Butch” Grayson and wife Earnie; sister, Teresa Williams; sister, Debbie Edwards and husband Ron; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as many other family and friends who will miss Jerry dearly.

The family will receive friends from 5:30p.m. through 7:30p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at Brown’s Memorial Funeral Home 707 N. MacArthur Blvd. Irving, Texas 75061.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00a.m. on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens 1413 E. Irving Blvd. Irving, Texas 75060.