summit dga   April 21, 2014 at 5:22am

Friend to be Remembered

Hi All, Some stunning news, Our friend and fellow disc golfer Jerry Bland passed away today. He'd suffered a sudden respiratory arrest early Thurs morning and didn't recover. Please keep his wife Jen and their kids Jon & Marilyn in your prayers. No word as of yet regarding a memorial/remembrance service.

Jeff Gayhart   April 21, 2014 at 8:15am

WOW!!!! Man that is terrible news, he was such a good guy! Please if you hear post the service date and hours

Bill "The Ninja" Savage   April 21, 2014 at 3:55pm

Sorry to hear that, had the pleasure to throw on the same card with him a couple of times. He was a nice guy! My thoughts and prayers go out to his family!

eric " Sharky " boyd   April 21, 2014 at 5:21pm

I got to play with him during last years beauty & the beast tourney. What a great guy !! So sad to hear this news !

John Franks   April 21, 2014 at 11:06pm

Really sad news. He was a really good guy. He will be missed.

John Franks   April 24, 2014 at 1:26pm

Jerry (Gerald) BlandJerry died unexpectedly Sunday, 04/20/14, of natural causes.He is survived immediately by his grandmother, Barbara Jackson; mother, Linda Harrison; sister, Barbara; wife, Jennie; son, Jonathan; and daughter, Marilyn. There are a large number of family members and friends who love ... more

John Franks   April 24, 2014 at 1:26pm

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