Former Watauga High School Principal Marshall Gasperson has died.  

According to Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, Jerry Marshall Gasperson II, age 52, of Deep Gap, NC, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

He was born in Asheville, NC on April 14, 1965, the son of Jerry Marshall Gasperson and Dortha Raines Gasperson.

Marshall was an educator and coach and had served as the principal of the school he worked at.

He served his country with honor and distinction in the United States Army.

According to the funeral home, no local services are being planned.

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S.41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099.