UPDATE: STATEMENT: Dickson County resident Jerry Greer, son of Craig Morgan and wife Karen Greer, missing following weekend boating accident
Recent Dickson County High School graduate Jerry Greer (19), son of country music entertainer Craig Morgan and wife Karen Greer, went missing yesterday following a boating accident on Kentucky Lake in Humphreys County, Tennessee. Recovery efforts to locate him are underway. The family is grateful for everyone’s support and prayers and requests privacy during this difficult time.
There has been a statement made out of Dickson,Tennessee that Craig Morgan’s son is missing.
Rumors began to spread on Facebook claiming the 18 year old had drown while tubing . As a result of those rumors a spokesperson for the family has contacted The Daily Banner to say “there is an active search for him and they have not yet released an official statement.”
“We are not prepared to release any names at this time. I hope you can understand the situation we are in and the strain that has been put on the family and friends,” Chief Deputy Rob Edwards with the Humphreys County Sheriff’s Office told WSMV.
Two young men are thought to have been involved in the tubing accident but both were wearing life jackets. The search began around 4 p.m. Sunday at Mason’s Boat Dock and Marina in Humphreys County. Our prayers are with the Morgan family and friends at this time.