Services for Mr. Jerry Gifford, age 75, were held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Bailey Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend G.R. Collier officiating. Interment followed in Springhill Cemetery, Springhill, LA under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home..
Mr. Gifford was born on April 26, 1943 to William Woodrow and Mae Nola Hastings Gifford in Scottsboro, AL and passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Shreveport, LA. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam conflict. After returning from Vietnam he worked for International Paper, Roadway, and served as a corrections officer at Wade correctional facility for