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James "Jim" Frank Gennusa

November 30, 1933 ~ April 8, 2022 (age 88)

Obituary

James “Jim” Frank Gennusa, 88, of Statesville, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022, at his home.

Jim was born on November 30, 1933, in New York, NY and was the son of the late Frank George Gennusa and Mary Ann Simonovich Gennusa. He was the retired owner and operator of Blue Ridge Textile Industries in Statesville. He was of the Catholic faith, enjoyed tennis and was a big New York Yankees fan. He also was very giving to a lot of animal funds.

Jim is survived by his daughter, Angela G. Gill, of Statesville, a son, Christopher Gennusa, of Hickory, granddaughter, Jamie Gill, grandson, Trent Gennusa, great granddaughters, Courtney Gill and Chloe Gennusa. He is also survived by his former son-in-law, Robert Gill.

In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by a grandson, Matthew Gill.

Funeral services will be conducted 10:00 am, Tuesday, April 12, in the Troutman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mark Collins. The family will visit with friends from 9:30 until 10:00 and burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Iredell County Health Department or to the Iredell County Humane Society. 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
April 12, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166

Funeral Service
Tuesday
April 12, 2022

10:00 AM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
April 12, 2022

Oakwood Cemetery
114 Oakwood Dr.
Statesville, NC 28677

Donations

Humane Society of Iredell
PO Box 1617, Statesville NC 28687
Tel: 1-704-876-4777

Iredell County Health Department
318 Turnersburg Hwy, Statesville NC 28677

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