Screenshot 2019-02-18 at 19.50.35Dock AFC committee, players and supporters would all like to express our deepest sorrow and condolences to the family and friends of ex-referee, Gerry Jones, who recently passed away.

Gerry was always a popular referee around the Merseyside football leagues, he was also Everton FC’s referee’s liaison officer for over 20 years.

Gerry, who was also a Head Teacher, loved refereeing and knew how to cool situations down. The high-points in his long and varied career seen him as an assistant referee at a West Germany v Brazil game in 1981, as well as officiating in the Manchester derby.

Gerry will be sadly missed by everyone who had the pleasure of meeting him.

Gerry’s funeral is 11am Tuesday 12th March at Sacred Heart Church, Moreton Cross