Jerry Thomas Norville, 69, of Gloucester, passed away Feb. 10, 2018 after a brief illness.
Jerry was born in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, on April 1, 1948, the son of the late Redden H. and Minnie B. Norville.
He is survived by his wife, Martha Sue Norville; son, Jerry Thomas (J.T.) Jr.; stepgrandchildren, Donna Carter and Darren Norville, and brother, J.W. Norville. He is also survived by a grandson and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Jerry was preceded in death by sisters, Goldie, Jeraldine, and Carolyn, and brothers, Billy and Richard.
Jerry was a very kind, gentle man that was always willing to lend a hand to help family and friends whenever needed. A skilled fitter and welder, he retired from East Coast Boat Lifts.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2018, at 3 p.m. at the Gloucester Seventh-day Adventist Church, 7314 Main Street, Gloucester.