Jerry Huddleston, 72, passed away Tuesday at his residence after a battle with cancer.

He is survived by his wife, Carrie; son, Michael Huddleston of Minden; daughter Sherry Pipkin and husband Ronnie of Willisville, Arkansas; two grandchildren, Ronnie Lynn and Samantha Pipkin of Willisville, Arkansas; sister, Judy Wooten of Minden, two brothers, Ray Huddleston and Robert Huddleston both of Springhill.

He was a U.S. Veteran who served in the U.S. Navy.

He enjoyed fishing, working in his garden, and being around family, especially his grandchildren, and doing home improvements.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m., Friday at Salem Cemetery in Plain Dealing.