David Charles Gillaspy, 69, former Anderson resident, died Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at Community Hospital South, Indianapolis, following a year-long battle with bladder cancer.
He was born Oct. 22, 1948, in Anderson, graduated from Anderson High School in 1966 and from Ball State University in 1970. He served in the U.S. Army for three years. He was employed by the Anderson Public Library for 17 years as an accountant and retired in 2015.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Belinda K. Gillaspy; his three children, Mandy Webb, Sarah Jewell (husband, Jeremy) and Jason Fair; his five grandchildren, Brandon Webb, Audrey Webb, Olivia Jewell, Norah Jewell, and Leiona Fair; his sister, Charlene Bright (husband, Terry) of Newport News, Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Ellen Gillaspy; and his parents, Charles and Sara Gillaspy.
The family would like to thank the staff and physicians of Community South Cancer Center and the inpatient oncology unit.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Community South Cancer Center.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service, officiated by the Rev. Glenn Knepp. Burial will follow in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, from 2 to 6 p.m.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on November 22, 2017