Born Clarence Gerald Campbell on November 29, 1933 in Spartanburg, SC. Married Mary Evans in 1950, together they have three children, six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and four great, great grandchildren.
Jerry is a retired actor/stunt man who had many roles in numerous movies and TV shows, including, The Dukes of Hazard and his role as “Lefty” in the film “ The Prize Fighter”.
Jerry “ The Rockdale Rock” had an impressive amateur boxing career which included to bouts total with 52 wins and 18 losses. He boxed from 1945-1947 in Spartanburg and for Roy Turner in Gaffney from 1953-1956. Jerry professional boxing career included 19 bouts with 12 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses. He won the Georgia heavyweight Championship in 1969. Jerry also became and outstanding boxing coach from 1966-1983 winning numerous state championships.