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Justin Matthew Gillespie

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“I am so sorry for your loss. I met Justin through work. He was my rep with Sherwin Williams. He was a wonderful young man who always managed to...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Lynda Helton - TN

“Vivian, I am so sorry to hear about your son. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy for you and your family. I don't have any words that can lessen...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Veenita Bisaria - Knoxville, TN

“Vivian,So sorry to hear about the loss of your son. Wish you peace and healing as you and family work through this difficult time. May good bless...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Malcolm Dailey - Auburn, AL

“Mr.& Mrs. Searle Gillispie, may we encourage you to take all your cares and give them to the Lord Jesus because He cares for you. The Bible tells us,...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Mr.& Mrs. David Joseph Chandler - TN

“Vivian, I am so terribly sorry for the loss of your son. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers and I pray God will give you the peace...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Sonja Gillespie - Muscle Shoals, AL

“Vivian, I met your son one time several years ago when a bunch of us went out after work. Your son was so nice, easy to talk to, and just a...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Dantley Heitzman - Knoxville, TN

“Searle, You and your family have been in my prayers. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: John Crawford

“I first met Justin as a freshman at ETSU and got to know him better through Greek Life. He was so friendly and always had a smile on his face. He...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Woodring - Mountain City, TN

“Vivian: I know there is nothing that I can say that will lessen the pain you and your family are experiencing now. Please accept my heartfelt...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Vicky Fowler - Knoxville, TN

“To Justin's Family, I offer my love and prayers that God will wrap his loving arms around you and help you through this difficult time. I remember...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Denise Hearn - Ooltewah, TN

“Dear Mr. and Mrs. Stokes, Words cannot express my heartfelt grief and sympathy at the loss of your son. Hopefully, you will be able to take...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Adele Soucy ( Lynn Benko's Mom) - TN

“Justin was an incredible guy and a truly great friend. He really enjoyed life and always had something positive to say. He was someone who loved his...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Deborah Chapman - Knoxville, TN

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Gillespie, Justin Matthew, passed away suddenly November 24, 2012 at the age of 28. He attended Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church. Justin was a graduate of the Bearden High School class of 2002, where he played on the school's football team. Justin attended and was a graduate of East Tennessee State University where he was a proud member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. He was a member of the Men's Cotillion, also. He was a very successful, young business man in the painting and supply industry. Justin is survived by his parents Searle and Sandy Gillespie, and Vivian and Tommy Stokes; loving sister Kara Gillespie; grandmother Mary Harris Gillespie; grandparents Bob and Wanda Rader; uncles and aunts Molly and Steve Davis, John and Sherra Gillespie, Eleanor and Tom Cunningham; Uncle Bob Rader Jr.; special aunt and uncle Mark and Tillie Henry of Woodstock, GA; cousins Charles and Katie Davis, Elizabeth and Mark Dietrich, Timothy Davis, Jack Gillespie, Nell, Claire, and Katie Cunningham. The family will receive friends from 5:00 - 7:00 PM Wednesday, November 28 at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel as well, at 11:00 AM Thursday November 29, with interment to follow at Highland Memorial Cemetery, with Chaplain George Doebler officiating. Online condolences may be made at www.rosemortuary.com. Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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