Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

Letters to the Editor

February 22, 2012

Thanks from bereaved family

Feb. 22, 2012 — The editor:

    The family of Leroy Jessie would like to thank everyone for everything they did for him and his family. Thank you for everything: the prayers you prayed, the calls you made, the food you cooked and brought, the flowers you sent, the comfort you brought to his family, and the special time you spent with him and his family his last days on this earth. We know he is in a better place and watches over us each and every day. I thank God for that. He is gone, but will never be forgotten. A Daddy, Pap, husband and my Buttercup was laid to rest with the utmost respect and love. Everything was done exactly the way he would have wanted it, and we could not have done it without all of you. “Miss me, but let me go” is the phrase I hear every day when I think of him. Yet it was not easy to give him up, I am thankful that I was blessed to have gotten to have him in my life and I know I will see him again someday. A special thanks to Sparks Funeral Home, the special people at Ashland Community Hospice Center and Oakland Christian Church.

    We love and miss you Pap!

    David Jessie family

    Olive Hill

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