Gerald B. Monroe, 83, of Corinth, MS, passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021 at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. He was born in Corinth, MS on June 12, 1937 to the late Howard and Bertha Monroe and was a retired butcher having owned Monroe Slaughterhouse. He will forever be remembered in the hearts of those he loved. Due to the pandemic of Covid-19 no services are scheduled at this time. Interment will be in Magnolia Gardens. Magnolia Funeral Home - South is entrusted with the arrangements. Those left to honor Gerald’s memory include his son, Grant Monroe of Ridgeland, MS, and a host of friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, June Monroe. Online condolences may be expressed at magnoliafuneralhome.net.