logo logo

Edward Darrell Jervey

Edward Darrell Jervey, American health care facility executive. Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology, American Board Eye Surgery. Recipient Distinguished Service award Lions, 1987.


  • Jervey, Edward Darrell was born on August 23, 1936 in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. Son of James Wilkinson and Alletta W. (Wood) Jervey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Virginia, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, Duke University, 1961.


    • Intern in surgery Duke Hospital, Durham, North Carolina, 1961-1962, resident in ophthalmology, 1962-1965. Private practice Greenville, since 1967. President Carolina Eye Associate, since 1970.

      Fellow in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, 1983-1984. Member teaching staff Greenville Hospital System. Consultant ophthalmologist residency teaching program Duke University Eye Center.

      President Furman Greenville Fine Arts Series, 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology, American Board Eye Surgery.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Junior warden vestry Christ Church, 1977-1978. Chairman board Christ Church Episcopal School, 1981-1982, board visitors, since 1990. Board directors Greenville Speech & Hearing Center, 1979-1982, Young Men’s Christian Association, 1970-1973, Young Men’s Christian Association Metropolitan Board, 1973-1976.

    Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1965-1967. Member American Medical Association, American College Eye Surgeons, American Academy Ophthalmology, American Society Geriatric Ophthalmology, American Society Cataract and Refractive Surgery, South Carolina Society Ophthalmology (president 1976), South Carolina Medical Association, Greenville County Medical Society (president 1981), Cotillion Club of Greenville (president 1988-1989), Greenville Country Club, Poinsett Club, St. Andrews Society.


    • Married Patricia Hamilton, June 21, 1958. Children: Kay Roper, Elizabeth Gentry, Darrell Jinks.
    • father: James Wilkinson Jervey
    • mother: Alletta W. (Wood) Jervey
    • spouse: Patricia Hamilton
    • children: Kay Roper Jervey
    • Elizabeth Gentry Jervey
    • Darrell Jinks Jervey
    See on larger map