Jerry  Masters

Jerry Masters

Mr. Jerry K. Masters, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Alice Adams Masters; and sister, Annette Wallis. He is survived by his wife of fifty-five years, Bobbie Hudgins Masters, Buford, GA; children, Susan and Mike Peevy, Buford, GA and Kent and Beth Masters, Summit, NJ; grandchildren, Amber Peevy, Brandon and Christy Peevy, and Jake Masters; great grandchildren, Riley, Haley, and Rachael Smith; sister and brother-in-law, Nell and Thurman Turk, Dacula, GA; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mary June and Donald Edwards, Gillsville, GA; aunts and uncle, Mary Wall, Snellville, GA and Marie and Herbert Bruce, Buford, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Masters was born September 26, 1937 in Buford, GA. He was a 1955 graduate of Dacula High School in Dacula, GA and attended Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA. He enjoyed a fifty-three year career in farm equipment and automobile sales and retired from Nash Chevrolet in Lawrenceville, GA. He was a member and deacon of Ivy Creek Baptist Church in Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, October 31, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. at Ivy Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Craig Dale and Dr. Jim Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow in the Ivy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The deacons of Ivy Creek Baptist Church will serve as honorary escort. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ivy Creek Baptist Church Building Fund, 2500 Ivy Creek Road, Buford, GA 30519 in memory of Jerry Masters. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.