Gerald Wayne Jessup

Born: Sat., Jul. 22, 1944
Died: Mon., Apr. 30, 2018


11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Fri., May 04, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Fri., May 04, 2018
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


  Gerald Wayne Jessup, 73, of Shelbyville, passed away, Monday, April 30, 2018 at Heritage House.

  He was born July 22, 1944 in Shelbyville, to Stewart and Mary Ruth (Roan) Jessup.

 He is survived by his sister, Carolyn (Edward) M. Hurley; brothers, Mike (Sherrie) Jessup and Mark (Benita) Jessup all of Shelbyville; and six nephews.

  He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Shirley Jones, and his son, Gary Wayne Jessup.

  He was a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Rushville.

  Mr. Jessup retired from General Motors after 30 years of employment.

  He was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps.

  Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to Noon on Friday, May 4, 2018 at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville.

  Funeral services will follow at noon at the funeral home with Reverend Andy Lee officiating.

  Burial will be in Whispering Hope Memorial Gardens in Shelbyville.

  Funeral Directors Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve the Jessup family.

  Online condolences may be shared at

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Janice Swafford Dickson
   Posted Tue May 01, 2018
Sorry for your loss.

Jimmy Martin
   Posted Wed May 02, 2018
Sorry for your loss

Copyright © 2019 Murphy-Parks Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |