Jerry Lane, 71, of Newport departed this life Friday, October 5, 2012. He was born February 19, 1941 to James Cledith and Thelma (Bradley) Lane.

Mr. Lane was of the Baptist belief, a member of the Jackson County Bass Club, owner of Lane’s Auto Parts, and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was preceded in death by his father. Mr. Lane is survived by his wife; Patty Lane of Newport, two sons; Patton Lane of Jacksonport and Preston Lane of Newport, mother; Thelma Bradley Lane of Newport, one brother; Sonny Lane of Newport, one sister; Bea Sanders of Hot Springs, and one granddaughter; Chloe Lane of Tuckerman. Graveside service were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Walnut Grove Cemetery. Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.