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Obituary of Gerald Arrington Cromwell
Gerald Arrington Cromwell was born November 20, 1942, to Mildred (Ruffin) and Vernon Cromwell in Elizabeth, New Jersey. He passed away on his birthday Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at the Eastern Pines Convalescent Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
"Jerry" as he was affectionately called was raised in Rahway, New Jersey, and educated in the Rahway Public School District. He later moved to Atlantic City, New Jersey where he would spend the majority of his life. He worked as a presser in the dry cleaning industry for many years in Atlantic City. Mr. Jerry Cromwell had a passion for life. He loved jazz music, football and had a smile and personality that would light up any room.
He is preceded in death by: parents Mildred and Vernon Cromwell; brother, Ricky Cromwell.
He leaves to cherish his memory: his wife Alese E. Thomas-Cromwell; daughters, Darcella Crosby (Donald), Chevelle Cromwell-Stewart and Nicole Cromwell, three grandchildren, Karie, Jaquan and Paige; cousins, Dawn, Stephanie, Jeffery, Michael and Monie; many close family members and friends.
Memorial services will be 2PM Sunday, November 24, 2019, at Greenidge Funeral Homes, 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City, where friends may call from 1:30PM.
Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com