James R. “Jim” Gillispie, 66 of Clarksburg, WV “Northview Community,” passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Clarksburg Nursing & Rehab Center. He was born in Henderson, WV on June 12, 1953, a son of the late William and Elizabeth (Fletcher) Gillispie.
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James is survived by one sister, Vera Wash and husband Julian of Clarksburg, WV; one brother, Douglas Gillispie of Hunstville, OH; as well as eight nieces and nephews, several great-nieces and nephews, and even many great- great nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers: Thomas Gillispie and William Gillispie.
“Jim,” as he was known to most, worked in carpentry and was employed by the City of Clarksburg for many years. He was an avid outdoorsman that enjoyed hunting and fishing. Jim also liked to golf and spending time with his beloved dog, “Peppi.” He enjoyed being around the neighborhood kids too, they referred to him as “Uncle Jim.”
In honoring Jim’s wishes he will be cremated and no public services will be held. Online condolences, www.davisweaverfuneralhome.com The Davis-Weaver Funeral Home is honored to serve the Gillispie Family during this time