Gerald Cross, known by many as “Jerry,” passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020 at the age of 63.
Jerry was born in New Orleans to the late Joseph Gustave and Gloria Bossier Cross. He is preceded in death by his niece, Rachel Foster Milliet.
He is survived by his sisters, Deborah C. Foster (John) and Susan M. Cross; niece, Brandy Cross and great nieces and nephews, Madelyn, Megan, Ja’Kye, Ma’Kenzie, Brynn Lee, David and Michael. Jerry is also survived by numerous beloved cousins and friends.
Jerry proudly worked for over 40 years at Pellerin Milnor. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and loved few things more than his family, the outdoors, his work, and his fur baby, “Jakey Boy”. He will be missed by all who had the honor of knowing him.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a visitation on Saturday, February 15, 2020 beginning at 10:00 am at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Dr. in Metairie, LA. A Mass of Christian Burial Mass will be held at 12:00 pm. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery.