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Jerry Wayne McNew

Jerry Wayne McNew, 77, of McLeanboro, IL passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at Hamilton Memorial Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in McLeansboro.

Jerry was born on February 19, 1945 in Grayville, IL the son of Woodrow & Betty McNew.  He is survived by 3 sisters: Sarah, Sharon, and Mary, and several nieces & nephews, great-nieces & great-nephews, and great-great nieces & great-great-nephews.  He was preceded in death by both parents.

A private burial ceremony for Jerry Wayne McNew will be held at a later date.  Online condolences, memories, and words of encouragement may be shared at


Gholson Funeral Home
500 S Washington St
McLeansboro, IL 62859
(618) 643-2321