Jerry “Hook” Louis Jett, Sr., 64, of Litchfield, passed away on Wed., April 20, 2022 at 3:19 p.m. at his residence. He was born May 18, 1957, in Litchfield, IL, the son of Leslie Lewis and Ginger Ann (Logsdon) Jett. Jerry was a construction laborer with Local 1084 in Hillsboro. His first marriage was to Donna Lynn Munos on April 18, 1980, they later divorced. He and Mendy Lou (Coats) Meisner were married on Dec. 31, 1997, she survives. Jerry was a member of ABATE and Amvets Post 16 of Litchfield. He enjoyed fishing, boating, canoeing, riding his Harley, doing mechanical work, and raising dogs. Jerry is survived by:
His mother, Ginger of Litchfield.
His wife, Mendy of Litchfield.
His sons, Jerry L. Jett, Jr. of Belleville, IL; Benjamin L. Jett of Greenville, IL; and Leslie A. Jett of Springfield.
His daughter, Jenny M. Jett of Litchfield.
His step-son, Alex B.E. Jenkins of Litchfield.
His step-daughter, Jessica E. Jenkins of Litchfield.
His sister, Opal Jett of Litchfield.
His grandchildren, Cassandra; Elessa; Nathan; Matthew; Haylie; Tristen; Payten; Makenzy; and Serenity.
Jerry was preceded in death by his father, and his brothers George A. Jett; Leroy N. Jett; Dean M. Jett; and Kevin M. Jett.
Funeral services for Jerry will be held on Friday, April 29, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield. Rev. Gary Schwab of First Presbyterian Church in Litchfield will officiate. Burial will be in King Cemetery in rural Irving. Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Memorials may be designated to the Family of Jerry Jett, Sr., c/o Plummer Funeral Home.
The Family of Jerry Jett, Sr. c/o Plummer Funeral Home
404 E. Union Ave., Litchfield IL 62056