Gerald Sappington - 1963
(January 30, 1945 - September 7, 2002)
Pictures from Gerald's mother
Charley's picture of Gerald's kids
Gerald E. Sappington, 57, of Lynnwood, Wash., died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2002, at Northwest Hospital in Seattle.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Northwest Christian Chapel in Seattle.
Mr. Sappington was born Jan. 30, 1945, to Robert Earl Sappington and Frances E. Snell Sappington of Centralia.
He married Martha Shelton on Dec. 24, 1965, in Union, and she survives.
He was a member of the Northwest Christian Church of Seattle. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Ozark Christian College in Springfield. He was a faculty member of Puget Sound Bible College in Seattle at the time of his death.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Memorials are suggested to cancer research.
Daughter (Adina) - mother (Frances) - wife (Martha) & Grands
The granddaughter in the middle was born shortly after Gerald's death.
Gerald's son, Brian and his daughter, Adina - May 18, 2009 at Gerald's mother visitation
Charley found this in Columbia in the mid 70s, but didn't realize Gerald was in Columbia