Jerry Richard Ligon, 77, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 in Lubbock. Graveside services will be Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. in Baldwin Ranch Cemetery in Young County.
Jerry was born November 13, 1942 in Lubbock to Jessie and Opal (Cox) Ligon. He graduated from Post High School in 1961 and attended Lubbock Christian College and South Plains College. His career was in the oil chemical industry during which he founded L Chem Tech.
Survivors include: sons, Richard Ligon and Michael Ligon and wife, Dena; sisters, Dolores Bowen and husband, Kenneth, Stephanie Reynolds and husband, Rick, and Patricia Whitworth and husband, Keith; grandchildren, Richard Ligon, II, Cheyenne Ligon, Brittany Smyers and husband, Jacob, Hope Ligon, Tori Ligon, and Rachel Ligon; 5 great granchildren; special friend, Jerald Adkisson.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jerri Ligon, father, Jessie Ligon, mother, Opal Davis, step-father, Elvus Davis and aunt and uncle, Frankie and C.R. Baldwin.