In Memory of



Obituary for Jim Gillespie

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.