Thurma Jean Kerr


Thurma Jean Kerr, 64, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 10, 2021.

She passed peacefully with her family by her side.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thurman Sain and Catherine Pate Sain. She was of the Baptist faith. 

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her husband of over 48 years, Stephen D. Kerr; her son, Joseph D. Kerr (Sandra); her daughter, Brandy L. Kerr (Greg Goodwin); her grandchildren: Zander Kerr, Kevin Williamson, Rose Crider, Elsie Vagliano, Danyell Sholtz and Brittany Collins; as well as 11 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends and family from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday at  Berean Baptist Church.

Services will be held on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at Companion Funeral Nome, with visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. and services to follow, with Joseph D. Kerr and Johnny Sosebee officiating. Graveside services will follow at Samples Memorial Cemetery.

You are encouraged to share a memory or leave a comment on Thurma’s guestbook at


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