The service celebrating and honoring the life of Donald Ray Jump, 59, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, in the Church of Latter Days Saints of Ponca City with Brian Critchfield, bishop, officiating. Complete cremation care and service is under the direction of Brown-Cummings Funeral Home, Enid.
He was born July 27, 1958, in Lexington, Ky., the son of Donald and Gladys Bryant Jump and passed away on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.
He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Ponca City, the Ponca City Police Department retiring in 2010 and the Fraternal Order of Police. He was a past president of the Oklahoma Sheriff and Peace Officers Association. He was also a gun and coin collector and loved hunting, shooting guns and OU football. He was very proud of his missionary work with the LDS Church, his community service as a veteran law enforcement officer for the Ponca City Police Department and Osage County Sheriff Department. Mostly he loved being a father and grandfather.
He is survived by son, Derek and wife Calyn Jump, of Oklahoma City; daughters, Cortney and husband Travis Price, of Ponca City, Chelsea and husband Jimmy Cleveland, of Owasso; brother, Joseph “Skip” Jump of Ponca City; sisters, Dell Taylor, of Apache Junction, Ariz. and Carol Holden, of Ash Fork, Ariz. and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by parents and a sister, Debbie Deetz, in 1985.
Condolences may be made to the family online at WWW.Brown-Cummings.com.