9/23/2020 12:33:00 PM Gene Roland Marsh, 91, Voss & Sons Funeral Service
Gene Roland Marsh, 91, of Seymour died Saturday, September 19, 2020, at his home.
Funeral services were at Voss & Sons Funeral Service Wednesday, September 23, 2020, with Rev. Steve Barrett officiating. Burial followed at Reddington Cemetery.
Mr. Marsh was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Surprise United Methodist Church. He had worked at the Shoe Factory, Reliance Electric, and as an executive for the Jackson County Highway Department. He also owned his own excavation company for 30 years.
Mr. Marsh was an avid outdoorsman and especially loved hunting rabbits with his dogs.
Mr. Marsh was the son of Charles Lester "Cotton" Marsh and Ruth Simmons Marsh. In 1978 he married Pauline Root in Hartsville, Tennessee, and she survives.
Additional survivors include his children, James (Sandra) and Delbert W. (Kathi) Jones; many grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and sisters, Mary Katheryn (Paul) Persell and¬Doris Kleffman.
Mr. Marsh was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Robert Marsh.
Memorials to Surprise United Methodist Church or the Danny Thomas Foundation, in care of the funeral home.