Mary Jean Gillespie

  • Born: August 1, 1940
  • Died: September 11, 2011
  • Location: Maysville, North Carolina

Greenhills Memory Gardens

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Cedar Bluff, VA 24609
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Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary Jean Shelton Gillespie
Mary Jean Gillespie, age 71, of Marysville, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2011 at her home. She was born in Tazewell County, Virginia and was the daughter of the late Charlie Joe and Pearl Lester Shelton. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. Mary Jean lived the last 30 years of her life in Marysville, North Carolina as a homemaker.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sons, Tony Anthony Gillespie and John Rufus Gillespie; two sisters, Lucille Johnson and Oney Myars, and two brothers, Eugene Shelton and Stuard Shelton.
Her survivors are: Husband: Samuel Parson Gillespie; Two Daughters: Patricia Shelton of Richlands, Virginia, Juanema Farmer of Richlands, North Carolina; Two Sons: William Mack Gillespie of Marysville, North Carolina, Victor Vaughn Gillespie of Marysville, North Carolina; Two Sisters: Lois Ann Davis of Raven of Raven, Virginia, Lorene Reedy of Castlewood, Virginia; Two Brothers: Raymond Shelton of Doran, Virginia, Mack Arthur Shelton of Doran, Virginia; Eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren
Funeral services for Mary Jean Gillespie will be conducted Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home Chapel in Richlands, Virginia. Interment will follow at Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Virginia. Relatives and friends will serve as pallbearers. Friends may call from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wednesday evening at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia. Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia is in charge of arrangements.