|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1912|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 2011|
Eleanor Burch Gillispie, 98, of Lynchburg, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011. She was the wife of the late Carrington Charles Gillispie Sr. She was born Sept. 21, 1912, in Amherst County to the late James Marble Burch and Mattie Morris Burch.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Carrington C. "Buck" Gillispie Jr. and James Massie Gillispie Sr.
She is survived by one sister, Martha B. Tipton, of Texas, one daughter-in-law, Mary Read Gillispie, of Lynchburg; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Mrs. Gillispie was a longtime active member of Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. today, Feb. 27, 2011, at Whitten Monelison Chapel, followed by a funeral service at 3 p.m. at Whitten Monelison Chapel, with Pastor Joyce Austin officiating. Interment will follow at Allwood-El Bethel Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church, c/o Helen Keith, 1024 Lewis Keith Road, Monroe, VA 24574; or Allwood-El Bethel Cemetery.
Created by: U.S. Grave Walker
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
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