MITCHELL – Jesse Gammon, Jr., 83, Mitchell, passed away at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, 2006, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born April 16, 1923 in Shoals, he was the son of Jesse and Rosa (Brown) Gammon, Sr. He married Martha Ann McGinnis in 1958, and she preceded him in death December 12, 1990.
He was a U. S. Army veteran of World War II.
He was a self-employed carpenter and attended the Mitchell Church of the Nazarene.
Harold Ray Gammon, Hinesville, Georgia
David Lee Gammon, Mitchell
Linda Diane Stevens, Mooresville
Nancy Covey, Bedford
3 great grandchildren
His parents; wife; and sister, Margaret Brewster, preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. EDT Friday, July 14, in Spring Hill Cemetery at Shoals with Reverend Mark Bechtel officiating. Military honors will be accorded by Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250 and Marvin R. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Friends may call from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday at Chastain Funeral Home.