Gary L. Kersey

March 29, 2021

Gary L. Kersey, 62, of Michigantown, died March 29, 2021 at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation in Frankfort, Ind.  He was born on April 25, 1958 in Indianapolis to Ronald Oliver Kersey and Marcille E. (Sigmond) Cole.  He married Christina Crum on February 5, 1999 and she survives.

Gary attended Westfield High School where he was a member of the wrestling team.  He earned his GED and served in the United States Navy and the United States Army.  Gary was a truckdriver.  He was a musician who loved to write music.  He enjoyed working on guitars, and tinkering on computers.


Memorial donations may be made in Gary’s honor to the Clinton County Humane Society, P.O. Box 455, Frankfort, IN  46041. 

Visitation and Services

A Celebration of Life will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main Street, Frankfort.  Friends may visit 4 p.m. until the time of service at 5 p.m. at the funeral home.  Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks. 

Survived by:

Surviving along with his wife: Christina Kersey are his Mother: Marcille E. Cole of Westfield; Step-sons: Russell (Michelle) Turner of Kansas, Joshua (Courtney) Turner of Frankfort, and James (Chelsea) Turner of Mulberry; Sister: Rhonda Peter of Anderson; 6 Grandchildren: Blakeley, Brooklyn, Bryleigh, Hayleigh, Hayzel, and Hannah; Nephews: RV Peter, Ryan Peter (Fiance: Alicia), and Reagan Peter all of Noblesville.  

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his father and step father, Steve Cole.


Leave your Condolences

13 Condolences for “Gary L. Kersey”

  1. Curtis March 31, 2021 at 10:18 pm

    So very sorry to hear this Christina, Orvis let me know…
    Gary always kept us laughing and we sure had a lot of fun together. I’m honored to say he was my friend. I sure wish I’d stayed in touch! We’ll sure keep you and your family in our prayers!

    • Christina L Kersey April 8, 2021 at 3:48 am

      Thank you Curtis. Gary always talked about the laughter you all shared. He always thought of all of you as family. God bless you. Keep in touch. Christina

  2. Heidi Long April 1, 2021 at 6:50 am

    Christina and Family, I am sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family during this difficult time, God Bless
    Heidi Long

  3. Bridget Gunn April 2, 2021 at 8:36 am

    Sorry for your loss Christina.

  4. Katrina Shields April 3, 2021 at 6:15 pm

    My prayers are with Gary’s family. Much love to his family – Christine, Gary’s Mother & Sister.
    Katrina Shields
    Social Service Director
    Aperion Care Kokomo

  5. Brian Stokes April 5, 2021 at 10:12 pm

    Gary has been my friend for nearly 20 years, playing games and tinkering on computers and being like minds for so long. It’s crazy, my oldest email in my Gmail is from him. I’m so sad to see him go. My prayers for you Christina, and his mother and family and other friends.

    • Christina L Kersey April 8, 2021 at 3:54 am

      God bless you Brian. He loved every minute of playing games and talking to you. Everytime we had a problem with the computer he thought of you. He loved talking to you about that stuff. Thank you and give the kids and the wife hugs from Indiana.

  6. Pam Williams April 6, 2021 at 1:54 am

    Christina and family,
    So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family during this difficult time.

  7. Paul April 9, 2021 at 3:08 pm

    So gutted to hear such sad news! Enjoyed many hours playing games and talking with Gary! Thoughts are with all the family during this tough time, much love!

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