Jerry Wayne Brister

Published 6:30 pm Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Jerry Wayne Brister, 67, of Wesson, MS, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2022, at Copiah County Medical Center in Hazlehurst. Mr. Brister was a native of Copiah County. He built many beautiful homes throughout the county and surrounding areas. He will be remembered as a wonderful Daddy, a doting Papaw, brother and friend to many.

Mr. Brister was preceded in death by his daughter, Lana Brister; his mother, Norma Brister and father Bennie Brister; grandparents, Melvin and Lola Brister and Boots and Irma Methvin.

He is survived by his daughter, Caron Wall and husband Joel; brothers, Eddie Brister and wife Kay, and Glenn Brister; sisters, Gayle Creely and husband Mike, and Susan Foster and husband Daniel; 5 grandchildren, Payden and Carlie Austin and Colton, Caleb and Caroline Wall.

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The family will have a private memorial life celebration service at a later date.

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