Conny R. Jump, 78, of Corbin, passed away Friday morning, Sept. 16, 2016, at his home.
Born in Corbin, he was a son of the late George and Rhoda Taylor Jump. Brothers Wendell and Don Jump also preceded him in death.
Conny served in the U.S. Air Force before becoming a locomotive engineer with the Pennsylvania Railroad. He returned to Corbin later and worked for the L&N/CSX Railroad until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife Shirley Taylor Jump; sons Ron Jump and wife Anita, of Fort Thomas, and Sean Jump and wife Bethany, of Corbin; a grandson David Jump and fiancée Sarah Francis, of Prestonsburg; a sister Wanda Jones and husband Jack, of Corbin; brother Wayne Jump and wife Joann, of Wapakoneta, Ohio; and several nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Conny's visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Rest Haven Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the American Legion Post 88 honor guard.
Messages may be sent to the family at www.vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com.
Published on  September 18, 2016