Funeral services for Jerri Leanne McConnell, 58-year-old Weatherford resident, will be 2 p.m. Friday, November 20, 2020, at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Clint Carter officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Lockstone Funeral Home.
Jerri was born February 16, 1962, in Lakewood, California, to Jerry and Nathalie (Robinson) Miers and passed away Monday, November 16, 2020, at Alliance Health Woodward Hospital.
Jerri was raised and attended school in Weatherford. May 20, 1980, she married Ralph McConnell in Colony and made their home in Weatherford where they raised their five children.
Jerri worked at Wal Mart and later went on to get her accounting degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 2003 and graduated Magna Cum Laude. She earned her CPA license and worked for the Oklahoma Tax Commission as an auditor.
Jerri enjoyed spending time with her family, her grandkids were the pride and joy of her life, coming only after her husband. She was selfless and dedicated her life to helping and taking care of others. She also enjoyed arts and crafts, sewing and crocheting.
Survivors include: her mother, Nathalie Miers, of Weatherford; her husband of 40 years, Ralph McConnell, of their home in Weatherford; one son, Kenny McConnell, of Weatherford; four daughters, Marsha (Jimmy) Moore, of Tuttle, Lisa Jones and Clay Bruner, of Weatherford, Mandi Bachlott, of Weatherford, and Mindi Cornelsen, of Weatherford; two sisters, Brenda Keeler, of Oklahoma City, and Deborah (Barry) Van Auken, of Broken Arrow; and 13 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jerry Miers.