Jerry Lee Knapp

October 4, 1941 ~ January 7, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Jerry Knapp Obituary

Jerry L. Knapp, 81, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2023, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, IN.

He was born October 4, 1941, to Edward J. Knapp and Marjorie (Schutz) Knapp. He graduated from Cynthiana High School in 1959. He went on to serve in the U.S. Army. He was an over-the road semi driver for nearly fifty years.

He is survived by one son, Glen Knapp (Melissa) of Florida; two daughters, Kristina Marsh (Wayne) of Butlerville, IN. and Beth Bass of Shawneetown, IL; four grandsons, Dakota Knapp Greenwell, Ashton Knapp, Nathan Bass, and Barrett Knapp; two granddaughters, Megan Wintrow and Isabella Bass; one great-grand daughter, Aurora MeJean; lifelong friend, Robert Gee of Cynthiana, IN; and his former wife, Jackie Knapp, who cared for him during his battle with cancer.

Per Jerry’s wishes no services will be held. Online condolences may be left at  


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