Gerard (Jerry) Paul Waring, 67, of Cumming, GA died on March 22, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Rockville Centre, NY he was the son of the late Walter and Mildred Waring. He was preceded in death by his son, Brian S. Waring (surviving spouse, Heather Waring) of whom he was enormously proud.
Jerry is survived by his beloved wife, Nancy Waring of Cumming, GA; children, Christine Waring (Rolf) Versluis of Milton, GA and Matthew P. Waring of Atlanta, GA; brothers, Walter Waring of Burnt Hills, NY, Richard Waring of Euless, TX and Thomas Waring of Saratoga, NY; cherished grandchildren, Taylor Waring, Austin Waring, and Caroline, Grant, Julia and Lilah Versluis.
Jerry spent his career as a Special Agent in the FBI. During that time he had the opportunity to work on interesting and unique cases. He also held the titles of FBI National Academy Coordinator and Police Training Coordinator working to foster close and productive relationships with local law enforcement. He loved his work, but more than that, he loved his family.
Funeral services will be held at Church of the Good Shepherd on Monday, March 26 at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at 2:30 pm at Georgia National Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 25 from 6:00 –8:00 pm at the funeral home.
The family has asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (stjude.org).
Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home & Crematory, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, GA 30040 (770) 886-9899