Jerry Lee

April 30, 1952 - July 1, 2024

Jerry “Hoppie” Lee Gargis, age 72, of Muscle Shoals, passed away July 1, 2024.  Visitation will be Friday, July 5, 2024, at Williams Funeral Home of Florence from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. The funeral will start at 2:00 pm in the chapel with Brad Sharp officiating and David Phillips’ music.  Burial will follow in Rice Cemetery – Lexington.

Serving as pallbearers are Martie Jones, Steve Phillips, David Phillips, Tony Brown, Cole Thornton and Chris Thomas.  Honorary pallbearers will be DeWight Thornton and Richard Thornton.

He was preceded in death by his dad, Frank Gargis and mother, Pauline Matlock Gargis.

Jerry is survived by his wife of 49 years, Patricia Ann Gargis; daughter, Tisha Latonya Gargis; and brother, John Gargis (Dorothy).

Jerry was also known as “Hoppie” to those close to him.  He loved to fish, hunt, and listen to gospel music.  He enjoyed playing video games and was a big Alabama fan.


July 5, 2024
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Williams Funeral Home, 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL, USA

July 5, 2024 12:00 pm

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July 5, 2024
2:00 pm


Williams Funeral Home 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL 35630

July 5, 2024 2:00 pm

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July 5, 2024
3:00 pm

Rice Cemetery - Lexington, AL


Rice Cemetery Lexington, AL

July 5, 2024 3:00 pm

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2 Comments on “Jerry Lee Gargis”

  1. Patricia and Tisha, I am so sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing. One thing we know is that he is with Jesus and friends and family. We Love y’all very much. Ray & Lynn Seal

  2. I am so sorry to hear about him I would always talk to yall when I see yall he was a very good person God bless you rip Jerry yall take care of each other love yall

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