MOORESVILLE Jerry Wayne Gwyn, 76, of Mooresville, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019, at his residence. He was born April 28, 1943, in Mount Airy, which was very proud of. Mr. Gwyn was the son of the late Tommy and Maude Gordan Gwyn. He was retired from Yellow Freight. He was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Mooresville, where he was a deacon and served on several committees. Mr. Gwyn was a sports enthusiast and loved golf and Carolina Tar Heels' basketball; never missing any games. He loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jeffery W. Gwyn; brothers, Robert and Wade Gwyn; and sister, Cathy Edmonds. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Helen Sumner Gwyn; children, Jennifer Beverley and husband, Daniel, Terry Gwyn; grandchildren, Brittany Bernatchez and husband, Michael, Courtney, Abbi, and Austin Gwyn; great-grandson, J.J. Bernatchez; and sister, Elizabeth Lawrence and husband, Craig. The family will receive friends today (Wednesday, June 19), from 6 to 8 p.m., at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home. The funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, June 20, at Southside Baptist Church in Mooresville, with the Rev. Mark Ball and the Rev. Dr. Larry Beaver officiating. Burial will follow the service at Glenwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church Special Needs Ministry, 525 S Broad St., Mooresville, NC 28115. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Gwyn family. Condolences may be made to the family at

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