Jerry Wayne Paschal

Jerry Wayne Paschal, age 92 of Readyville, TN, passed away Monday, May 20, 2024. A native of Cannon County, he was the son of the late Samuel David and Willie Sam Reed Paschal. Jerry was also preceded in death by a daughter, Christine Paschal and sister, Joanne Smith.

Jerry is survived by his wife of 47 years, Faye Jacobs Paschal; sisters, Shirley White of Brooklyn, MI and Sammie Mathers of Dearborn, MI, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Friday, May 24, 2024, at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. The funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Friday following the visitation with Rev. Steve Anderson and Rev. Franklin Watkins officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery with military honors. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Jerry was of the Baptist faith, a US Korean Air Force veteran, and retired from the Alvin C. York VA Medical Center. He was also a barber by trade.

An online guestbook for the Paschal family is available at

Woodfin Memorial Chapel. (615) 893-5151.