|Birth: ||Jul. 28, 1921|
|Death: ||Jul. 30, 1995|
Arthur Jessup, 74
Arthur W. Jessup, 74, 618 W. 10th St., Rushville, died at 11 p.m. Sunday, July 30, 1995 at his home.
Born July 28, 1921 in Rush County, he was the son of Edward and Melissa Johnson Jessup. He married Sarah Houston and she preceded him in death Feb. 13, 1985. He later married Nellie A. Hankins and she preceded him in death June 8, 1991. He had lived in Rushville and Rush County his entire life and was a retired rural mail carrier, retiring in 1979 after 22 years of service. He was a member of the Main Street Christian Church; VFW Post No. 1541 and American Legion Post No. 150. He was a 1939 graduate of Manilla High School.
Surviving are four sons: Joe, Milton Edward, and Steve Jessup, all of Rushville and Dennis Jessup of Mays; two daughters: Denise (Mrs. Richard) Cathey of Westport and Alice Jessup of Rushville: one stepson: Dean Jessup of Indianapolis; two stepdaughters: Lois Bowling of Milroy and Norma (Mrs. Michael) Joyce of Indianapolis; one sister: Alta Browning of New Castle; 14 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, two brothers and one grandson.
Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at Moster & Cox Mortuary in Rushville with the Rev. Hank Anderson officiating. Burial is at Arlington East Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Sarah H Jessup (1924 - 1985)
Milton Edward Jessup (1951 - 2012)*
Dennis A Jessup (1954 - 1999)*
Note: VFW emblem
Arlington East Hill Cemetery
Plot: Section 1 - Row 7
Created by: Bob Lee
Record added: Jul 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39175641