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Jerald Dee Ervin Edit Profile

also known as Sam

Background

Ervin, Jerald Dee was born on January 13, 1938 in Kress, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Lee and Byrdie Dee (Skipworth) Ervin.

Career

Patrol Academy Water plant operator, City of El Reno, Oklahoma, 1958—1962. Police officer, 1962—1964. Trooper Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 1964—1965.

Deputy sheriff Canadian County Sheriff's Department, Oklahoma, 1966—1970. Chief of police Yukon Police Department, from 1970. Served United States Army, 1956-1957.

Achievements

  • Certified Oklahoma, Highway.

Religion

Each person is responsible before God for his or her own understanding of the Bible and is encouraged to work out his or her salvation with fear and trembling.

Politics

Christians should commit themselves to pray for personal and national spiritual revival and cultural renewal.

Views

Baptists believe that God created mankind to have fellowship with Him.

Membership

Member of Oklahoma City Metro Chiefs Association (chairman 1972), Oklahoma Reserve Law Officers Association (president 1978-1982, life member, Outstanding Service award 1978-1981), Oklahoma Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association, Oklahoma Association Chiefs Police (treasurer 1976-1978), International Association Chiefs Police, Rotary (board directors local club 1973-1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bowling, sportscars, landscaping.

Connections

Married Rozella Wiliams, October 17, 1958 (divorced 1978). Children: Jerald Dwayne, Shelly Dawn, Stuart Grant. Married Wanetta Josephine Potter, May 10, 1979.

father:
Robert Lee Ervin

mother:
Byrdie Dee (Skipworth) Ervin

spouses:
Rozella Wiliams

Wanetta Josephine Potter

children:
Jerald Dwayne Ervin

Shelly Dawn Ervin

Stuart Grant Ervin