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Founder of Kidd Jones gas stations dies at 77

By Annette Falconer –bio|email

TYLER, TX (KLTV) – The founder and co-owner of Kidd Jones gas stations has passed away.

Jerry Kidd died Tuesday night at 77-years-old.

The exact cause of death has not been released, but a family friend tells KLTV that Kidd suffered from an extended illness.

Jerry Kidd found Kidd Jones gas stations, which has several stores all over East Texas.

Visitation for Jerry will be Sunday at Stewart Family Funeral Home in Tyler.

His funeral will be Monday at First United Methodist Church.

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