Joseph Eugene Gilpin

August 28, 1952 ~ July 7, 2020 (age 67)


Joseph Eugene Gilpin, 67, of Carencro, LA, died Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at his residence.

Born August 28, 1952, in Keyser, WV, he was the son of the late Curtis and Bertie Ruth (Wilt) Gilpin.

Mr. Gilpin was a truck driver and a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed horseracing when he lived in Ohio, having owned his own horse.

He is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Ann Pernell, OH; Tracy Gilpin, Morgantown, WV; one brother, Larry Gilpin, Sr., Swanton, MD; one sister, Brenda Barresi, Swanton; three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, one niece and four nephews.

He will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, MD, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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