Jerry Wayne Sutphin, 78, passed away on June 16, 2022, in Tallahassee, Florida. He was born on May 24, 1944, in Charleston, West Virginia to the late Woodrow Irving and Lula Mae (Brown) Sutphin. Jerry was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Jerry moved from Titusville, Florida to Monticello in August of 19 98 after retiring from the Brevard County Sheriff Office. He was a Southern Baptist and always willing to help others in need. Jerry was a charter member of Gateway Masonic Lodge #384 F & AM in Mims, Florida, a former Jefferson County Commissioner, and enjoyed politics. Jerry loved riding motorcycles, he also loved street rods, working on cars. He built racecars and a Lil Pete, both of which he looked upon with pride and joy.
Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Beverly Sutphin; daughters: Julie Sutphin and Rebecca Musolff (Todd); brother, Irving Sutphin (Dolores); grandchildren: Charissa Calhoun, Logan Burnett, Spencer Burnett, and Samuel Musolff; and great-grandchild, Kali Busch.
A visitation will be held at North Brevard Funeral Home, in Titusville, Florida, on Thursday, June 23, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30, the funeral service will begin there at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery at 1 p.m. with US Air Force honors. Also there will be a memorial service at Beggs Funeral Home in Monticello, Florida, on Wednesday, June 29, at 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Jerry's honor to the Masonic Home in Tampa, https://masonichomefl.com/ 3201 1st St NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33704