Gene Crump, 87, Wabash, died at 9:16 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at his daughter’s home in Akron.
He was born on July 16, 1934, in Bethel, Ky., to Taylor and Bessie (Barber) Crump.
Gene married Anna May Bird in 1952; she died Aug. 10, 1979.
He is survived by two children, Larry Crump, Wabash, and Judy (Gerald) Bailey, Akron, eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brothers and sisters Ewel Crump of Salt Lick, Ky., Hazel Purvis, Mount Sterling, Ky., Lena (Dick) Haley, Andrews, and Robert Crump of Sharpsburg, Ky.
Arrangements are handled by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Home, Wabash.