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Fred Jr. Jessee, 67, dies in Glasgow, KY

He was a native of Adair Co., KY and has many relatives here. He was a retired employee of Sorenson Manufacturing Co., in Glasgow, KY after a 29 year career there. He was owner/operator of Jessee Lawnmower Sales in Glasgow, KY and a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church

Fred "Jr." Jessee 67 of Glasgow, KY died Sunday, May 1, 2011, at the Bowling Green Medical Center in Bowling Green Warren Co., KY.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT, Thursday, May 5, 2011, at the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, 201 East Washington ST, Glasgow, KY, with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery, 303 Leslie AV, Glagow, KY. Visitation will begin at 3pmCT, Wednesday, May 4, 2011, and continue Thursday morning until time for the service.

He was born in Adair Co., KY. He was the son of the late Fred and Bessie Jessee.

Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister Vonnie Walls.

He was a retired employee of Sorenson Manufacturing, Glasgow, KY, where he worked for 29 years. Jr. was the owner and operator of Jessee Lawnmower Sales in Glasgow and was a member of the Cedar Grove Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 32 years Joyce, and the following:
  • Two sons Ricky (Debbie) Jessee and Steve (Amelia) Jessee and a granddaughter Leah Jessee all of Glasgow, KY

  • Two brothers: Wilbur (Norma) Jessee, and Donnie (Dean) Jessee of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters Zeola England and Lois (Fred) Sexton both of Columbia, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • Seven step-children Ricky (Max) Proffitt, Sheila (Sammy) Hunt, Derek (Terri) Proffitt and Joy (Steve) Bunch all of Glasgow, Cathy (Johnny) Ward of Dallas, GA, Jennifer (Jeff) Cawthorn of Shelby, NC and Carrie (Joey) Wininger of Wasilla, AK

  • Fourteeen step grandchildren

  • And 14 step-great grandchildren
A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, 201 East Washington ST, Glasgow, KY in charge of arrangements.

Thanks to Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY for a reminder of this obituary.

This story was posted on 2011-05-04 10:05:50
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Remembering Fred Jr. Jessee, Adair Co., KY native

2011-05-04 - 301 E. Washington ST, Glasgow, KY - Photo courtesy A.F. Crowe Funeral Home.
Fred W. Jessee, 67, Glasgow, KY, Adair Co. Ky native (d. May 1, 2011)

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