Jerrilyn Hardaway '84
February 4, 2021 3:16 PM
updated: February 4, 2021 3:22 PM
June 15, 1962 - January 8, 2021
Jerrilyn Hardaway passed away Jan. 8, 2021 at her residence in Houston, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 at Kavanaugh United Methodist Church.
Coker-Mathews Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Born June 15, 1962 in Greenville, Jerrilyn was the daughter of Bobby and Gayla (Johnson) Hardaway.
She was a member of Kavanaugh United Methodist Church in Greenville.
Jerrilyn grew up in Greenville, graduating from Greenville High School with the Class of 1980. She did her undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University in College Station, where she was very proud to be an Aggie.
Jerrilyn earned her Juris Doctorate in 1992 from the University of Houston School of Law. She began her journey to practice law in Houston, where she practiced for over 25 years. She was experienced in family law and civil trial law. She belonged to the Family
Law Sections of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association.
Jerrilyn was a devoted daughter to her parents and a big-hearted sister and aunt. She enjoyed the adventure of traveling to China, Rome, Spain, Antarctica and many family trips to Galveston.
Her survivors include her brother, Jim Hardaway and wife, Elena; sisters Cindy Ragsdale and Katie Robles and husband, Carlos; nieces Lisa Baxter and husband Cody, Katelyn Hardaway and Kelsey Hardaway; nephews, Justin Ragsdale, Cinto Robles and James Robles;
great-nephews Kole and Kooper Ragsdale; and uncles, John Hardaway and wife Marcie and Billy Hardaway and wife Karin.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Bob Hardaway and her parents and grandparents.
Memorials may be made to Kavanaugh United Methodist Church, 2516 Park St., Greenville, Texas 75401.
We are requesting that you limit the size of the gathering during the viewing due to concerns regarding the current health crisis. Please feel free to come and pay your respects but limit your contact with others as per recommended guidelines from the CDC.