Jim Gillespie

Jim Gillespie

October 7, 1962 - July 30, 2019
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Jim Gillespie, 56 years, of Peebles, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at his residence.
Jim was born in Adams County, Ohio, on October 7, 1962, the son of the late Ralph and Lorene (Horner) Gillespie. Jim worked as a sales associate for Walmart.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his daughter, Samantha (Kalan) Shelton, of West Union. Jim’s passing will be mourned by his two sisters, Diane (Tom) Palmer, of Peebles; and Donna Kremin, of Rarden; and three brothers, Sonny Ewick, Ed (Jeanette) Gillespie, and Donald Gillespie, all of Peebles; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 PM, Friday, August 2, 2019, at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home, in Peebles. The ceremony will be officiated by Rev. Marlyn Davis. Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, prior to the funeral services, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Humane Society of Adams County, P.O. Box 245, West Union, Ohio 45693.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home. Please visit us at to sign our online guestbook.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, August 2, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Friday, August 2, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home
    119 RARDEN RD.
    PEEBLES, Ohio 45660
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, August 2, 2019 | 7:00pm
    Friday, August 2, 2019 7:00pm
    Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home
    119 RARDEN RD.
    PEEBLES, Ohio 45660
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Herbert & Robin Evans

Posted at 12:00am
Sorry for your loss. Praying for the family.

Pamela Young

Posted at 12:00am
You are in my thoughts. I enjoyed working with Jim he would do anything for you. He was a great guy. Pamela Young.

Anita Burgess Huber

Posted at 12:00am
I was saddened to learn of Jim's passing. Jim was the sweetest of guys. He will surely be missed by all that had an opportunity to have him in their life.

yvonne yeagle

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Tim Campton

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Prayers for the family

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