CRUM, FRANK GORDON, 76, and on this day, Saturday, January 25, 2014, angels were sent to take him home.
Frank was born in Glenhayes, WV to William Jennings and Ora Crum. He proudly served over 20 years in the U. S. Army where he was able to see much of the world. Frank served two tours in Vietnam and retired as sergeant first class Then he went on to work for Civil Service at Ft. Knox. He was a member of Grand Lodge of Kentucky, a Kosair Shriner, and Masonic Camp Knox Lodge 919. He loved his Kentucky Wildcats. But mostly he treasured his family. They always brought a smile to his face and gave him great joy. Frank never met a stranger. He was a very kind and loving man.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Lucille Pinkerton; and brothers Joseph Crum and William Crum. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Deborah Crum; daughter, Cheryl Crum Horseman (Jack); stepchildren, Michael Alvey (Leslie), Tammy Garcia and James Ferrell; Papaw to Melodie (Andy), Aaron, Alex, Trever, Shelby, Michael and Nolan; great Papaw to Isabella; brother, Robert Crum (Maxine); sister-in-law, Sharon Crumpton (Richard); and beloved pets, Angel and Kitty Sun.
A celebration of his life will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway with burial to follow at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY. Visitation will be noon - 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2014.
Owen Funeral Home
5317 Dixie Highway Louisville, KY 40216
Published in The Courier-Journal on Jan. 28, 2014