VeteranJerry Ames

Jerry Lee Ames, 71, of Louisville, Ky., died on the morning of Nov. 25, 2012, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.

Surviving are his wife, Nancy Cover Ames; one brother, Ed (and Linda) Ames; and one sister, Dixie Russell.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Wendell and Zelma Maxine Groff Ames.

He was a hairdresser for 30 years and was a Christian by faith. He played the piano and taught through the years.

He was a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Vietnam era.

A Life Celebration was held Friday at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven Chapel, 4400 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY, 40218, with interment and military rites in KY Veteran Cemetery Central in Radcliff, Ky.

Memorials may be made to American Stroke Association.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 12/5/2012

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