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Obituary for Jerry Talley Sr.
Jerry Wayne Talley Sr., 64, of Peoria passed away Friday, December 18, 2015 at his residence. He was born October 6, 1951 in Peoria to Paul and Janie Irene Littrell Talley. He married Vicki Jackson-Bridwell; she survives. He is also survived by his children, Jason (Debbie) Talley of Monica, IL, Jerry Talley Jr. of Illinois, Jessica (Andrew) Scheltdon of Indiana, Jenni (Chris) Pendle of Morton, Jodi Talley of Peoria, Codi Talley of East Peoria; eight grandchildren, three brother, five sisters; numerous nieces and nephews; three step-children; seven step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister; two brothers and one grandchild. Jerry served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He supported many Veterans Organizations. He loved horses and guitars. Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held Monday, December 28, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Laramie Street Baptist Church 1611 S. Laramie Street in Peoria. Burial will be at Springdale Cemetery in Peoria with Military Honors. Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors Project in his name.