Jerry Marcum, age 74, father of Josh Marcum, passed away suddenly Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at the St Joseph Berea Hospital. Jerry was born in Madison County to the late Rollie and Grace Short Marcum.
Jerry was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church and retired as a maintenance technician for Richmond Manor Apartments.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Lee Marcum; his sister, Shirley Dees; his brother, J.B. Marcum; and his brother-in-law, William ‘Butch’ Ramsey.
Jerry is survived by his son, Josh Marcum; his mother-in-law, Marie Northern; his sisters-in-law: Yvonne Mayes, Debbie McCollum, and Debora Alexander; his brother-in-law, Gerald Ramsey; his best friend, Bobby Callahan; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday March 31, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Lakes Funeral Home Berea, with Rev. Kenny Davis officiating. Visitation will begin at 10 am Saturday at the Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Clark Cemetery in Rockcastle County.