HASKINS, Gerald A.
Mr. Gerald A. “Jack” Haskins Sr., age 82, of Kennesaw passed away Sept. 1. He was a longtime member of Bethel Baptist Church in Brandon, Miss., and was retired from the trucking industry with over 40 years of service having been a driver, dispatcher and a yard manager. Mr. Haskins was also a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served in the U.S. Marines. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Sarah H. Haskins; children, Gerald A. Haskins Jr.; brothers, Robert Dale Haskins, James Gordon Haskins; two grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Alisha Haskins; nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be held Saturday, Sept. 7 at Bethel Baptist Church, 128 Bethel Church Road, Brandon, MS 39042, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Wayne McGee officiating. The family will receive friends between 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Those who desire, may make contributions to the Cemetery Fund at Bethel Baptist Church in Brandon, Miss. Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, (770) 422-7299.