Jerry Roland Yerby, 74, of Jonesboro, passed away March 21, 2013. He was a member of the Mason Lodge 709, Riverdale Lodge, also a member of the Shrine Yaarab Temple, Atlanta. He was the president of the Corinth Woods Homeowners Association. He was a member of the Eastern Star, Riverdale.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ginger Yerby; sons, Jeffrey Yerby and wife Nawarat of McDonough and Martin Yerby and wife Jill of Acworth; grandson, Patrick Yerby of Stockbridge; stepson, Larry Beck and wife Elizabeth of Cumming; brothers, Murry Yerby and wife Pat of Alabama and Jimmy Yerby and wife Sue of Alabama; sister Sue Mayo and husband Dallis of Alabama; numerous nieces & nephews.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, March 23, at 11 a.m. at Camp Memorial Park, Fayetteville.

Those desiring may make donations to the Children’s Masonic Home, 1417 Nottingham Drive, Macon, Ga. 31211, Carl J Mowell & Son, Fayetteville,