Gerry Watkins Talbott passed away on Friday, Au- gust 9, 2019, at the age of 57. He was born in Halifax County on May 24, 1962, the son of Glennwood Watkins Talbott and Lu-Ray Trout Talbott. He was a 1982 graduate of Halifax High School. Gerry was a truck driver for K.R. Snead Trucking of Scottsburg. He previously had worked with R.O. Harrell, Bailey Tobacco, Burlington Indus- tries and Talbott & Marks. Gerry’s favorite pastime was riding his beloved Harley Davidson.
Cherishing his memories are his life companion and true love, Helen Compton of Clarksville; daughter, Holly T. Adkins and her husband, Mike and their son, Declan, of Baltimore, MD; son, Greyson Talbott of Oxford, NC; parents, Glenn and LuRay Talbott of Clarksville; brother, Robert Talbott and his wife, Carol, of Danville; and sis- ter, Lynn T. Mulherin of Orlando, FL.
Funeral services were held at 2 P.M. on Monday, August 12, 2019, in the chapel at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home with burial following in Gravel Hill Cemetery. The Reverend Joey Tucker offciated. The family received friends from 6 – 8 P.M. on Sunday, August 11 at the funeral home and all other times at the home of his parents.