Royal, Jerry Edward

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Jerry Edward Royal, 66, of Christiansburg, died Monday, January 26, 2015 at his home. He was born in Roanoke, Va. on July 28, 1948. He was a veteran of the United States Army and received a Honorable Discharge. He was a devoted husband, father and son with a great passion for the outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie L. Royal; mother, Melba Jones Sawyers; son, Blake Royal; uncle and aunt, Michael and Rosemary Jones; cousin, Kevin Jones and his wife, Alison and their children, Owen and Cole; niece, Missy Lawson; nephews, Joe Sheppard and Tony Crawford; sisters-in-law, Barbara Thompson, Betty Sheppard and Joyce Surface.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 29, 2015 in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Jerry Dowdy and Mr. James “Beaver” Terry officiating. Interment will follow in the Roselawn MemorialGardens, Christiansburg. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.