Gifford, Jeremy Age: 28

Passed Away: 2010-11-18

Funeral Home:

Jeremy Gifford, 28, of Perry Rogers Road, passed away Thursday Nov. 18, 2010. He was Born in Clayton County, Ga. He was a Fire Suppression operator and loved building and showing old, Oliver Farm tractors. Survivors inlcude his parents, Steven Christopher and Beverly Newton Gifford; his two sons, Ethan Christopher and Eligah Steven Gifford, of Lancaster, Ky.; sister, Alesia Sharp (Chad), of Lancaster, Ky.; grandparents, Mary Ann Newton, Evelyn Gifford, and W.C. Gifford. He was preceded in death by a grandfather, Bon Newton. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m., TODAY (Tuesday, Nov. 23), at the Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Caywood Morris officiating. Visitation was Monday, from 6, to 8 p.m. A private burial will be in the Lancaster Cemetery. Active pallbearers are: Chad Sharp, Todd Gifford, Doug Newton, Mike Whitaker, Tim Gardner, and Whitt Gardner. Honorary pallbearers are: Rob Sutton, David Camp, W.C. Gifford and Marty Bailey. The family requests that memorials be sent to the Educational Fund for his sons, Ethan and Eligah, in care of the First Southern National Bank, P.O. BOX 628, Lancaster, Ky., 40444. WWW.PURLINFUNERALHOMELANCASTER.COM.