Jess Clinton Southern, age 51 of Pulaski passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2009. Born September 1, 1957 in Gulfport, Mississippi he is the son of Roy Garfield Southern & Lois Richardson Southern. He was a Pulaski County High School graduate class of 1975 and a graduate of New River Community College and Radford University. He was employed by Verizon. Surviving are his children, Scott Southern, Pulaski; Todd Clinton Southern, Pulaski; B. J. Southern, Pulaski; children’s mother Carolyn Southern, Roanoke; parents Roy Garfield & Lois Richardson Southern, Pulaski; sister and brother-in-law Naomi & Dennis Ratcliffe, Pulaski; brother Billy White, Oregon; and special friend Lexi.
Funeral service will be held Sunday 3:00 p.m. in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with the Rev. Terry Woodard officiating. Interment will follow at the Newbern Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Saturday evening at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
Visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com to send the family online messages of condolence. Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.