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“Jerry Wayne you are in my prayers I know you are missing Gaylon so much, thinking of you and your family. Love you always, Nona and George ”
1 of 43 | Posted by: Nona Stansell - Colorado springs, CO

“My beautiful and talented friend from junior high school days through college! What fun we had together! (I could write a book...) Our married...Read More »
2 of 43 | Posted by: Sonja Asendorf - Georgetown, TX

“Please know that you and your girls and grandbabies are all in our prayers. It is such a comfort to know as soon as she shut her eyes, she opened...Read More »
3 of 43 | Posted by: Sharion Gay Clark - Baytown, TX

“May the lord bless and keep you.... (numbers 6) We pray the lords comfort and peace sustains you today and in the coming days, in the temporary loss...Read More »
4 of 43 | Posted by: Tylia, Kainee, josh Mankin

“The lords loving words regarding his deep love for Gaylon, her husband Jerry Wayne, all of her dear sweet children and grandchildren ... romans 8: 38...Read More »
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11 of 43 | Posted by: Brandy Pickett - Santa Monica

“I Love You Mrs.G Bernard ❤ Tati forever " ”
12 of 43 | Posted by: Brandy Pickett - Santa Monica

Our beautiful Gaylon...
13 of 43 | Posted by: Angelique - daughter

“Gaylon singing... ”
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“Prayers for your entire family... ”
15 of 43 | Posted by: BJ Johnson - Pensacola, FL

“Very sorry to hear about the passing of your beloved Gaylon! My condolences to the family and all that love her. Peace and blessings. ”
16 of 43 | Posted by: Brandy Pickett - Los Angeles, CA

“Our thoughts & prayers go out to the Bernard family...for comfort and strength at this difficult time ”
17 of 43 | Posted by: Nathan Han - Clarksburg, MD

“Jerry, Wishing I could be with you physically during the days of mourning but cannot, so know you and your family are much in my thoughts and prayers...Read More »
18 of 43 | Posted by: Clifford Neal - Brookeland, TX

“I was saddened to hear of the loss of your wife. She will most definitely be missed.......My heart goes out to you and your family at this time of...Read More »
19 of 43 | Posted by: Gerald Derstine - Bradenton, FL

“Jerry Wayne, Mike and I are praying for you and the girls. God's timing is always right. I can picture Gaylon singing and dancing in the presence of...Read More »
20 of 43 | Posted by: Ilene Smith - San Augustine, TX

“Sorry to learn about the passing of your mom... Condolences to you, Angel, Jerry Wayne, Crystal, Robyn, Scarlett and the rest of the family...She...Read More »
21 of 43 | Posted by: Paul Cumpton - Boynton Beach, FL

“In loving memory of a wonderful, giving person. I love you Gaylon. My heart is heavy for your loved ones on earth. ❤ ”
22 of 43 | Posted by: Gina Sforza - Gig Harbor, WA

“My condolences to the Bernard family. Pray for Gods strength and comfort. ”
23 of 43 | Posted by: Lawrence Willis - Houston, TX

“Lifting you all up in my prayers. Sending my love from East Texas. xoxo ”
24 of 43 | Posted by: Shari McGuffie Johnson - LONGVIEW, TX

“Im very sorry for the loss of your Wife, Mother & Grandmother. It only makes sense for me to do what your she would have done in this situation...Read More »
25 of 43 | Posted by: Gerea Kelly - Dias - Independence, KS

“Bro. Jerry, I am SO Sorry for you and your familys Great loss! May our LORDJESUS bring Peace and Comfort in Abundance today and in the days ahead, in...Read More »
26 of 43 | Posted by: Nancy B. Conkle - Wylie, TX

“The Tarno family in Texas would like to extend our love and sympathy to Jerry, Crystal and all the family during your sorrow. You were such a...Read More »
27 of 43 | Posted by: Danny Tarno - Canton, TX - friend

“Mom and her brother Gary Jr. ”
28 of 43 | Posted by: Scarlett - daughter

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.and...Read More »
29 of 43 | Posted by: Brenda Kay Jones - Springtown, TX

“Such a kind gracious lady to share with her husband, Jerry Wayne Bernard, in Ministry. She shared her beauty with four beautiful daughters. God...Read More »
30 of 43 | Posted by: Shirley Hester - Easley, SC

“Dear Gaylon, Go Rest High On That Mointain for your work here is done. You have left your loved ones with Precious Memories to hold close in their...Read More »
31 of 43 | Posted by: Clyneese Folsom - Tyler, TX

“So sorry about the loss of Gaylon my thoughts and prayers are with u at this time if u all need anything please let me know ”
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33 of 43 | Posted by: Shannon Pearce - Conway, AR

“So very sad to hear of Gaylon's passing. She was always so helpful and kind every time I met her and I will always remember her kind advice....Read More »
34 of 43 | Posted by: Dan Murch - Colorado Springs, CO

“TRAVLING FROM HOUSTON TX. TO LOS ANGELES..WE HAD SO MUCH FUN..A GREATDRIVER (OF HER HUSBANDS BUS) (OUCH) WE LAUGHED, DID A LOT OF EATING TRYING...Read More »
35 of 43 | Posted by: GRETA STUART - PASCAGOULA, MS

“We pray for your comfort, hope, and peace at this difficult time. ”
36 of 43 | Posted by: Gary & Beth Nunn - Cullman, AL


37 of 43 | Posted by: Dr Denis & Dr Marsha O'Callaghan - IN

“My heart goes out to all, what a wonderful family. ”
38 of 43 | Posted by: Douglas Falk - Riverside, CA

“I will miss you so much. ”
39 of 43 | Posted by: Scarlett - Las Vegas - daughter

“I love you Gaylon, and miss you already. Thanks for a million priceless memories. I loved making you laugh. You always wanted me to pursue comedy. I...Read More »
40 of 43 | Posted by: Paul Vick - Beaumont, TX - son

“My deepest sympathies. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. I love you all so much. ”
41 of 43 | Posted by: Mark Barber - Valparaiso, FL

“Lifting the Bernard family up in prayer during this time. Scarlett and Angelique - love you girls like sisters. ”
42 of 43 | Posted by: A friend

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. ...Read More »
43 of 43 | Posted by: Louann Halbert - San Augustine, TX


Gaylon Bernard, 81, born on February 12, 1937, in St. Augustine, Texas, passed away March 2, 2018. Gaylon was a loving wife, mother to her four daughter's, and grandmother of two. Gaylon married Jerry Wayne Bernard on May 21st 1958 in Waco,Texas. She and Jerry both attended Baylor University. As a new bride, Gaylon travelled to Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Gaylon had a career in teaching and taught at Broadway Baptist School during the 60's. Gaylon was also a devoted mother to her daughter's, Robyn Renee, Crystal, Scarlett and Angelique. During the 80's Gaylon began a career in art and home decor. She ran a small business named Camelot that sold all her paintings and sculptures. Gaylon then opened a second shop called Scarlett Ribbons in California 1990. Her amazing talent and great eye for home decor was admired by all that saw her work. Gaylon cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren. She had an enormous heart for young kids and enjoyed spoiling them with gifts.

Gaylon (Tati to her grandkids) will truly be missed by her family and those that remember her wonderful southern cooking, hospitality, and kindness.

A viewing will be at Forest Lawn Mortuary on March 12th, 1pm to 8pm. The service will be the following day, March 13th at Forest Lawn. Doors open at 2pm and service starts at 2:30pm. All are welcome.

Forest Lawn
6300 Forest Lawn Dr.
Los Angeles, CA. 90068