Jerry “Bird” Don Alvarado, 54, was born April 11, 1967, in Brownfield to Jesus & Gertrude Alvarado. Bird enjoyed the outdoors to the point he even enjoyed doing yard work. He was a jack of all trades as he dabbled on many things that piqued his interest and a big fan of the Dallas Cowboys. More than all, Jerry loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
In the early morning of January 14, 2022, Jerry “Bird” Don Alvarado was called from this earth into the arms of his eternal father. Those left to cherish his memory are his two daughters, Erica & Michael Garcia of Tahoka, Amber & Christian Sanchez of Lubbock; his girlfriend, Amelia Alvarado of Tahoka; five brothers, Jesse Alvarado, Eddie Alvarado, Paul Ray Alvarado, Danny Lynn Alvarado all of Tahoka, David Lee Alvarado of Houston; two sisters, Josie Alvarado of Tahoka, Sylvia Ann Longoria of Houston; eight grandchildren, Malaya, Jordyn, Masyn, Miya, Brandt, Laylah, Lilliana, Leo and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Lisa Marie Alvarado.
Services for Jerry “Bird” Don Alvarado will be 10:00 am Monday, January 17, 2022, at St. Jude Catholic Church with Father John Stephen Rathinam officiating. Burial will follow in Nevels Cemetery under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors. A rosary will be held 6:00 pm Sunday, January 16, 2022 at Calvillo Funeral Chapel in Tahoka with visitation starting at 11:00 am the same day.