Gerald (Jerry) Duane Soholt

09_obit_jerry-soholt-808178_nGerald (Jerry) Duane Soholt, also known as Leg Up, 52, of Big Sandy, Tenn., died Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, from fatal injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

A Remembrance Celebration of his Life will be held on June 23 at Legion Park in Brady. Join us for a potluck dinner from 2 - 4 p.m. in his Memory.

Jerry was born Feb. 14, 1959 in Pilot Mound, Manitoba, Canada, and grew up as a teenager in Brady.

He worked as a deep-sea diver for Cal-Dive International and was currently working as a superintendent for Cal-Dive in the Gulf of Mexico.

Jerry was a founding member of the Unforgotten Motorcycle Club, chairman of Adopt-A-Vet and a member of the Sons of American Legion Post 228 in Big Sandy, Tenn.

Jerry is survived by his wife Angie of Tennessee; daughter Tiffiny (Beau) Perero and grandson Caydon of Lousiana; parents Harlan and Gloria of Montana; two brothers, Linden (Karletta) of California and John (Beth) of North Dakota and one sister Merri of Montana. He is also survived by two nephews, Matthew and Kacey (Kristy); three nieces, Amber, Cynthia (Carl) and Stephanie; four great-nephews, Aiden, Thomas, Parker and Brody; and two great-nieces, Lillee and Karleigh.