Jerry Greer, Son of Country Music Singer Craig Morgan, Dies at 19

Jerry Greer

Greer was found dead in Kentucky Lake in Tennessee after a tubing accident on Sunday.

Jerry Greer, the son of country music singer Craig Morgan, has been found dead following a boating accident. He was 19.

Greer's family confirmed his passing in a short statement. His body was found Monday evening on Kentucky Lake in Tennessee after he was reported missing following the accident on Sunday.

Greer had recently graduated from high school and was planning on playing football for Marshall University in the fall.

Greer is survived by his parents Craig and Karen Greer, sister Aly Beaird and brother-in-law Ryan Beaird, brother Kyle Greer and fiancé Chelsea Rogers and brother Wyatt Greer.

Read the full statement below:

It is with deep sadness that I am confirming the passing of Jerry Greer (19), son of country music entertainer Craig Morgan and wife Karen Greer. The Humphreys County (TN) Sheriff’s Department recovered his body this evening after a search that began Sunday following a boating accident on Kentucky Lake in Tennessee. A 2016 graduate of Dickson County High School, Jerry planned to play football for Marshall University in the fall.

The family is grateful for the outpouring of support and requests prayers at this time as they privately mourn this terrible loss. Jerry is survived by parents Craig and Karen Greer, sister Aly Beaird and brother-in-law Ryan Beaird, brother Kyle Greer and fiancé Chelsea Rogers and brother Wyatt Greer.

Funeral arrangements are pending. 

 

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