We celebrate the life and memory of Mr. Jerry Romel Mells, III whose death occurred on Friday, October 25, 2019 at Effingham County Hospital.
He was a native of Savannah, GA and attended the public schools of Chatham County and a graduate of Savannah High School.
Jerry was a self-employed truck driver for many years.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Louise Shirley Horton Mells, his brothers, Anderson Mells and Gary Mells, maternal grandparents, Gertrude and Jack Horton, Jr., paternal grandparents, Janie and Jerry Mells, Sr.
He leaves to mourn, his father, Jerry Mells, Jr., his fiance', Carol Cauley, three sons, Jerry Mells, IV , Cameron Mells both of Rincon, GA, and Jalique Mells, of Savannah, three daughters, Jamilla Mellsand Summer Roberson both of Savannah and Jada Mells, of Texas, six sisters, Davida Brigham and Connie Brigham both of Savannah, Ga. , Diane Mells, Yvette Mells, Geraldine Mells all of Newark, NJ, Veronica Mells of Richmond, VA, , aunts, and uncles ,Herbert Sanders, Katie H. Tandy, Jackie H. Grant, Clara H. Hodge (Eddie), Robert Robinson (Linda), Juanita H. Owens, Jerome Horton (Deborah), Dorothy Campbell (David, Sr.), Barbara Small (Robert, Jr.), Melinda Shields (Rev. Darryl), Rev. John T. Horton (Carolyn), Rev. Joey P. Horton (Tonya) all of Savannah, GA. Abe ( Dean ) Robinson and Margaret Robinson all of Savannah, Ga. Louise ( James ) Jenkins of Miami, FL., Mary Shirley Smith, Deborah Jean Moultrie, Harry Lee McCall, Ben Hamilton and John Stephens all of Gillisonville, SC, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Second Arnold Baptist Church
1427 East 37th Street ~ Savannah, GA
Interment ~ Bonaventure Cemetery (Greenwich Section)
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