Jay Brogdon, 45
Jay Paul Brogdon, 45, of Lucasville, went home to be with the Lord after a long battle with cancer on Jan. 31, 2013, at his residence.
Jay was a 1986 graduate of Valley High School and joined the US Navy where he served his country until 1989.
Until his illness, Jay was a Special Duty officer at RCI in Chillicothe, Ohio for 20 years. Jay attended Rush Baptist Church, where he gave his life to the Lord.
He is the son of Paul and Kathy Weinmann Brogdon of Lucasville; grandson of the late William R. Brogdon and Ola Mae Brogdon; and also the late Jack Weinmann and Nina Weinmann.
Also surviving Jay is his loving wife, Deleasia “Lisa” Fitch Brogdon; three sons, Jason and Paul Brogdon; Ray (Brittany) Spradlin, all of Lucasville; two daughters, Toni (Tom) Stewart and Tiffany (Bryan) Butts of Wheelersburg. Jay also loved his grandkids, Matthew, Carter, Ava, Lexi, and Lani.
Jay was a loving, caring man and cherished his loved ones dearly. His faith in the Lord guided him toward the right path until the very end. He is loved and will be missed dearly by many. Heaven has chosen another Angel and he will be with us always.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville with Michael DeFoe officiating. Burial will follow in Scioto Burial Park where military graveside rites will be performed by the William A. Baker and James Irwin Posts of the American Legion. Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday and an hour before the funeral Monday.