Country Star Craig Morgan Speaks Out on Death of His Son Jerry

Craig Morgan's Son, Jerry Greer, Found Dead
The body of Jerry Greer was recovered from Kentucky Lake.

Craig Morgan is opening up about his child’s death.

The country singer spoke out about the recent loss of his son Jerry Greer in an Instagram post on Wednesday (July 20, 2016). Nine days after his body was found in a Tennessee lake, Morgan is struggling to come to terms with the heartbreaking loss. “The loss of our son Jerry is the hardest thing we have ever had to endure as a family. Karen and I are so grateful for all of the wonderful people who have shown us unwavering support during this difficult time,” he wrote.

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Despite having a life jacket on, the 19-year-old died in a boating accident on July 10, 2016, after he fell into the water and failed to resurface. Several hours later, his body was recovered by emergency recovery crews in Kentucky Lake in Tennessee.