Sarah "Sally" Elizabeth Jamison Gerrard, 65, of Morgantown, passed away Saturday (Feb. 4, 2017) at Mapleshire Nursing Home in Morgantown, after a long and hard-fought battle with multiple sclerosis.
She was born in Morgantown, on Feb. 8, 1951, the daughter of the late Donald Lee Jamison and the late Katherine Ruble Jamison.
In 1969, Sally graduated from Morgantown High School. She went on to be a phlebotomist at Mon General Hospital, where she worked for 19 years. She loved the people at Mon General Hospital and the surrounding facilities. She always walked around with the biggest and brightest of smiles that often brightened others' days.
Sally loved her son, who was also her best friend, as well as her four grandkids, family and pets. Sally was quite the animal lover, having a great fondness for her dogs and cats.
Sally is survived by her son, Jason Gerrard and his fiancée Christina Beafore of Fairmont; grandchildren, Destiny, Gracey, Giana and Devyn Gerrard; brother, Donald Lee "DL" Jamison and wife Rhonda of Southport, North Carolina; niece, Stacey Jamison of Morgantown; and nephew, Derek Jamison of Ohio.
Friends and family will be received from 4 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 7 p.m Thursday at Hastings Funeral Home, 153 Spruce St., Morgantown, with Pastor Craig Falkenstine officiating.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation services will be provided by Hastings Funeral Home, Omega Crematory, following the funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ronald McDonald House, 841 Country Club Drive, Morgantown, WV 26505 or at https://www.rmhcmorgantown.org/ways-to-give/donate/ or The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, P.O. Box 4527, New York, NY 10163 or at http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Donate.
Send condolences online at www.hastingsfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 8, 2017