Jerry Len


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Jerry Len Gipson

Jul 07 1943 - Mar 20 2006

Beloved husband, adored father, grandfather and friend passed away March 20, 2006 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born on July 7, 1943 in Mount Pleasant, Texas, to John and Ruby Dell Gipson, he was a veteran of the Vietnam War and employee of the Garland Post Office for 37 years. Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Jean Gipson, his children, Jeff Gipson of Austin, Chawn Gipson of Tyler, brother, Danny Gipson and wife Jan of Wylie, stepchildren, Lowell Barton and wife Michele of Allen, Jeanice Lewis and husband David of Anna, Michelle Oestreich and husband Ken of Allen, and nine grandchildren, Christopher, Delaney, Jeffrey, Mallory, Jonathan, Savannah, Brandon, Justin and Riley. Jerry will be remembered for the unwavering love and compassion he blessed his family and friends with for 62 years; he will be deeply missed. The family is especially thankful to Vista Care and his many friends at the Garland Post Office. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 21, 2006 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas. Graveside services will be at DFW National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas on March 22, 2006 at 1:00 p.m.
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