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Jerry C. SappJr.
May 5, 1937 ~ November 14, 2022 (age 85) 85 Years Old
Jerry C. Sapp Jr., age 85, died Monday November 14, 2022 at his residence.
Born in Alachua, FL to Dorothy Levingood and Jerry Cecil Sapp Sr., the family moved to Clearwater, FL when Jerry was in high school. He graduated with a Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida and after graduation, moved to New Smyrna Beach.
Jerry was like a “City Father”, always helping in New Smyrna Beach. After his uncle “Bill Sapp” passed away, Jerry continued as the owner of Little Drug Company, thru 2013. He had a great work ethic and didn’t have an enemy. Jerry was a sportsman and enjoyed golfing, fishing and hunting; loved sports recreation. He was a member of the Anglers Club, New Smyrna Lodge #149, F. & A.M., NSB Yacht Club, Sugarmill Country Club and NSB Golf Course. Jerry was a good husband, father and brother that will be missed by all that knew and loved him.
Survivors include his daughter, Mary Jo Sapp; two nieces and one nephew. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores “Dody” Sapp; son, James Douglas “Doug” Sapp and brother, James “Jim” W. Sapp.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 19, 2022 at Settle-Wilder Funeral Home, with Reverend Dr. Martha Rutland, Coronado Community United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Sea Pines Memorial Gardens, Edgewater. Friends will be received on Saturday, November 19, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of the flowers, the family suggests memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.