Lee Jump


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Posted Online: March 31, 2013, 4:41 pm
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Lee Albert Jump, 43, of East Moline, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Rock Island.
Memorial services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, 6601 38th Ave., Moline. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Per his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. Memorials may be made to his family.
Lee was born on April 13, 1969, the son of Lawrence and Carolyn McCain Jump. He married S. Brooke Watson on Feb. 20, 2003, in Rock Island.
Lee was self-employed and worked in the auto body industry. He loved working on cars and painting cars. Also, he enjoyed horseback riding.
Survivors include his wife, S. Brooke Jump, East Moline; mother, Carolyn Jump, Columbus, Ohio; stepdaughter, Jerrica Channon, East Moline; brothers, Loren Jump and William Jump, both of East Moline; great-aunt, Virginia Thompson; uncle and aunt, Gary and Judy McCain; niece, Tamara Johnson; nephews, Mikel Fields, Christopher Fields, Billy Jump, Damien Jump; and cousins, Richard McCain, Brian McCain, Kathy Guldner and Kristy McCain. He was preceded in death by his father, and grandparents, Cleo and Myona McCain.
Online condolences may be left for his family by visiting esterdahl.com.












 



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