LETCHER, JERRY D. A memorial service is scheduled for 10:00 AM, Monday, December 17, 2012 at First Assembly of God Church for Jerry D. Letcher, age 70 of Roswell who passed away December 8, 2012 at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. Jerry was born February 22, 1942 in Roswell to Elmer L. Letcher, and Amnie Higgins Letcher. Both parents preceded him in death.
He married Linda Pettes on September 1, 1995 in Roswell. She survives him at the family home.
Jerry had been an owner operator of an Auto Company in Roswell. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church.
Survivors include 2 sons Gary Nelson and his wife Diana of Roswell, and Tyrone Lee Letcher and his wife Leilani Kai of St. Petersburg, FL, 5 daughters Stacy Rice of Roswell, Vicki Whaley of Carlsbad, Julie Lynn Luschtefeld of Morrison, OK, Dena Marlene Lowery , and her husband Douglas Lowery of Kempner, TX, and Karin LaRue Tarwater , and her husband, Branden Tarwater of Tulsa, OK.
He is also survived by 2 brothers Ken Letcher of Roswell, and Don Letcher of Arizona. Grandchildren surviving Jerry are Jeshua , Bianca, Noah, Kalli, Ashley, Sarah, Kara, Brandon, Joshua. Other grandchildren are Emalee Patterson, and her husband Aaron Patterson, Saxton Dean Letcher, Justin Michael, Justin Michael, Jason Matthew Luschtefeld, Sarah Elizabeth Draper, Ethan Neal and Evan Cole Lowery, Cody Ray, Austin Ryan, Harley Marne, Jayde Danyel and wife, Shelbi Michelle Tarwater, and greatgrandchildren, Kaleb and Kayden Patterson and Serenity Nicole Tarwater.