Ella GillenwaterGate City, VA | December 16, 2011
Ella Gillenwater, Gate City, VA
Ella Gillenwater, 90, Gate City, VA passed away, Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at her residence in Gate City VA. Mrs. Gillenwater was born in Scott County, VA on March 17, 1921 the daughter of the late Moscoe Brickey and Martha Neff Brickey.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robie Gillenwater; daughters, Pauline Wood and Betty Stubbelfield ; son James Gillenwater; sisters, Mary Bell Sanders, Clara Elliott, Bonnie Brickey and Ollie Brickey; brothers, Leroy Brickey, Carmen Brickey and James Brickey.
She is survived by her daughters; Linda Underwood and husband Ron of Piney Flats, TN, Lorene Reed and husband Clarence Jr of Gate City, VA, Mary Ann Quillen and husband Mark of Gate City VA; sons, Samuel Gillenwater of Gate City, VA, Alvin Gillenwater of Nickelsville, VA, Grady Gillenwater and Special Daughter-In-Law Susie of Gate City,VA, Grandchildren; Sherry Ellis of Unicoi, TN, Janet Wood, Johnson City ,TN, Tracy Stubblefield, Gate City, Va, Todd Gillenwater, Nickelsville, VA, Jason Gillenwater, Coeburn, VA, Kayla Gillenwater, Gate City, VA and five great grandchildren.
The family would like to give special thanks to care giver Bonnie Christian.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., at The Gate City Funeral Home, December 17, 2011. Funeral services will be conducted at 8:00 p.m. in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel of the funeral home with the Rev. Larry Browder officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m, December 18, 2011 at Holston View Cemetery, Weber City, VA. Ron Underwood, Mark Quillen, Clarence Reed Jr., Butch Lane, Anthony Brickey, and Freddy Lane will serve as pallbearers. Boone Ellis, Jody Blevins, Junior " Hobert" Quillen, Fred Gibson, James Ray Gibson, and Ronnie Gene Lane will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Family and friends are asked to meet at 10:15 a.m., Sunday, December 18th at the Funeral Home for the graveside service.
An online guest registry is available for the Gillenwater family at www.gatecityfunerals.com.
Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Ella Gillenwater.
Condolencesso sorry for your loss. please call if you need us
Posted by: bonnie christian, December 19, 2011
may GOD give you added strength during this time of your loss love karen lane parson and jeff
Posted by: KAREN PARSON, December 18, 2011
Grady, So sorry to hear about your mom. you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Posted by: Kathy Dean Hass, December 18, 2011
To the families of our Aunt Ella,
Our memories of Aunt Ella goes all the way back to our first memories. She was just like our own mother and loved from her heart. Please know that you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Posted by: Karen Trout & Lisa Bridgeman, December 17, 2011
Mark and Mary Ann
So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. My thoughts are with you.
Posted by: Susan Bunn, December 17, 2011
You have our Deepest Sympathy, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you, As time goes by, Cherished Memories will help bring you inner Peace.Ella was a very special Lady. You are in our Thoughts and Prayers.
Jonah and Nancy Gillenwater
Posted by: Gillenwater Family, December 16, 2011
Grady, Susie, Kayla and the family — My condolences on the loss of your mother and grandmother.
Posted by: Tricia Edwards, December 16, 2011
Grady,Susie, and Kayla
So sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Posted by: Jr.,Charlie, and Cody, December 16, 2011
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