Jerry Duane Rayhill

April 26, 1951 – August 2, 2021

Jerry Duane Rayhill, 70, pf Mitchell, passed away Monday, August 2, 2021, at his son’s residence.

Born April 26, 1951, in Bedford, he was the son of Claude Allison and Agatha (McPherson) Rayhill.

Jerry retired from General Motors and was a 1969 graduate of Mitchell High School.  He had been saved.  Jerry enjoyed mushroom hunting, fishing, being outdoors, horse racing, music, and IU sports. His favorite thing was playing poker.

Jerry loved his family and is survived by his son, Jarrett Dylan (Talisa) Rayhill of Loogootee; grandchildren, Dylan Shayne (Brannigan) Rayhill, Daigan Scott Rayhill, Ian Kyler Rayhill; 4 great-grandchildren; twin brother Terry Wayne Rayhill, of Mitchell, sister Jennifer Carter of Elkton, KY., brother Claude “Junior (Jolene) Rayhill, of Mitchell; half-brother, Chad (Kristi) Rayhill of Mitchell; step-siblings, Rick Haley of Paoli, Debbie (Harvey) Victor of Naples, Florida, Michelle (Larry) Magruder of Whiteland, Jeff Haley of Bloomington and several nieces and nephews

His father; mother, Agatha Merry; and step-mother, Shirley Rayhill, preceded him in death.

The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 10, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Dr. Robert C. Courson, Jr. officiating.  The burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday and from 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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