Mr. Jerrel W. McCool

Born July 18, 1941. Died September 02, 2020.
Resided in Summerville, GA

JERREL W. MCCOOL, age 79, of Roseway Circle, Summerville, Georgia passed away suddenly Wednesday morning, September 2, 2020, in a Rome hospital. He was a member of the Summerville First United Methodist Church and was associated with First National Bank of Chattooga County for many years and still working with the bank. Mr. McCool was born on July 18, 1941, in Floyd County, Georgia, a son of the late James Henry and Eva Mae Freeman McCool. He had served in the United States Army during the Vietnam period, and was involved in the Northwest Georgia Boy Scouts of America for over 60 years having received the Silver Beaver Award.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, the late Henry Lee McCool and a great grandson, Knox McCool.


Surviving are his wife, Jane McCool; sons, Ben McCool, Joel McCool, and Jason McCool; brother, James Howard McCool; grandchildren, Rachel McCool, Duke McCool, Brooklyn McCool, Haley McCool, Brittany McCool, Savannah McCool, Journey Hurley, Kassidy McCool, Elijah McCool, Jerrell Wyatt McCool, David McCool; great grandchildren, Ezekial McCool Ellis, Talon McCool, and Benjamin McCool.


Funeral Service will be held Saturday at 3:00 P.M., September 5, from Graveside in Oaknoll Cemetery in Rome Georgia with Dr. Ed Judy, Barbara Davis, and Executive Director of the Northwest Georgia Boy Scouts of America, Matt Hart officiating. Pallbearers will be Matt Hart, Bill Vandiver, David McCool, Jason McCool, Joel McCool, Nathan Helton. Honorary Pallbearers will be Duel Carver, Johnny Davis, Wayne Burnley, Barry Hurley, Bill Tutton, Gary McConnell, Keith Coffey, Doug Jones, Albert Palmour, Steve Kemp, Ed Million, Leslie Coleman, Rick Butler, Jim Allie, Tuffy Russell, Jimmy McCollum, Scott Ayers, Bobby Bishop, Bobby Edgeworth, Jacky Corbin, and James Archer.  Family request no flowers and suggest donations to Northwest Council Boy Scouts of America, #1013 North 5th Avenue, Suite #1, Rome, Georgia-30165.


Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

Graveside - Oaknoll Cemetery