Ernest Joseph Sears "JERRY" AGE 71 ,of Farmville,Va. went to be with the Lord on Feburary14,2015,after a short illness.Jerry served our country in the United States Army,82nd. Airborne Division.After service he served as Cumberland County dog warden and eventually became the owner and operator of Sears Wrecker Service. Jerry was a devoted husband,father,"Handdaddy" and Great Handdaddy".He is survived by his wife of fifty-one years,Barbara M.Sears of Farmville,Va.,and children,Angie S.Warriner and husband Chris,Greg A.Sears and Joseph Sears;brother Ronnie Sears and wife Betty;sister Tina Sears ;Grandchildren,Katlyn Warriner and Colby Warriner and Great-grandaughter,Carlee Brooks. Funeral services will be held Thursday Feburary 19,at Shorter Funeral Home interment will be at Amelia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia,Va.The family will recieve friends Wednesday from 6;00 to 8;00 at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Mcguire Veterans Hospital'Fisher House'