Jerry Theodore Cypress, Jr.
- June 1, 1939 - November 12, 2012
- Ravenel, South Carolina
of Jerry's Passing
- The family request memorials may be made to:
Pinecrest Baptist Church
1285 Ashley Hall Road
Charleston, , SC 29407
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“Chief Jerry will always be in my heart. He is a good man and he loved and looked after his firefighters. I remember a 3 story house fire on Pitt St....Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Captain Roger Yow CFD Retired - SC
“Jerry was kind, careing and giving. Forever helpful to everyone. If he caould he would. He loved his family and he loved his animals. I am happy to...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Alice Creel - Summerville, SC
“When Jerry decided to do something there was no stopping him. He decided the fence in Moms' back yard needed fixing so he brought everything needed...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Bill and Pam Ragland - Charleston, SC
“Sylvia and family
We were so sorry to hear about Jerry. Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. We have a lot of fond memories with you...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Tommy and Carolyn Finch - SC
Chief Jerry Theodore Cypress, Jr., 73, of Ravenel, South Carolina, husband of Sylvia Hooks Cypress entered into eternal rest Monday, November 12, 2012. A Funeral Service will be held Friday, November 16, 2012 in the Pincecrest Baptist Church, 1285 Ashley Hall Road at 11:30 am. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday in J. HENRY STUHR WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Jerry was born June 1, 1939 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of Jerry Theodore Cypress and Anne Easterling Cypress. He was a retired Batallion Chief with Charleston City Fire Department and was employed with Charleston Public Works for eighteen years, Jerry was a member of the South Carolina State Firefighters Association and the Charleston Street Rod Association.He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sylvia Cypress of Ravenel; son, Jerry Theodore Cypress, III of James Island; daughter, Maria C. Kingston (Christopher) of Charleston; grandchildren, Jonathan Kingston, Nicole Kingston, Tiffany Kingston and Braxton Cypress.The family requests memorials may be made to Pinecrest Baptist Church, "Roof Fund" 1285 Ashley Hall Road, Charleston, SC 29407.
Live Oak Memorial Gardens
3093 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29416