Jerry Lou Marcum, age 87, of Lockbourne, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at Genesis Healthcare in Circleville.
He was born on Sept. 19, 1929, in Columbus, to the late Curtis L. and Julia (Ryant) Marcum.
Jerry worked as a carpenter in the construction trade and was a member of the Carpenter’s Union, Lockbourne Masonic Lodge #232 F&AM, Commandary-Lancaster and Eastern Star #90, Circleville.
Jerry was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly; and brothers, Robert and Donald Marcum.
Jerry is survived by wife, Linda; son, Shawn Marcum of Lockbourne; daughter, Sandi McGraw of Chillicothe; and granddaughters, Lilly and Stephanie Kane.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 12, 2017, at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St., Ashville, with funeral service immediately following with Rev. Robert Elliott officiating.
Donations may be made in Jerry’s memory to: Lockbourne Masonic Lodge #232, Lockbourne, OH 43137; or Heartland Hospice, 116 Morris Rd., Ste.B, Circleville, OH 43113.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal