E. Pauline GillenwaterGate City, VA | December 26, 2011
Pauline Gillenwater – Gate City, VA
Ethel Pauline Gillenwater, 70, Gate City, VA passed away, Monday, December 26, 2011 at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
Ms. Gillenwater was born in Scott County, VA on July 28, 1941 to the late Corbett and Maxie Viola Gillenwater.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, Roy Dallas Gillenwater.
Surviving is her son, Tommy Gillenwater, Louisville, KY; grandchildren, Brandy Annett Gillenwater and Jon Parker, both of Louisville, KY; twin sister, Kathleen Darnell, Hiltons, VA and sister, Alice Mae Greene, Kingsport, TN; brothers, Lester Gillenwater, Kingsport, TN, B.C. Gillenwater, Gray, TN, and Corbett Gillenwater, Kingsport, TN; and a special niece, Marie Dean, Cedar Bluff, VA, several other nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the Gate City Funeral Home. The family will go in procession at 11:00 a.m. to the cemetery.
Burial will follow at the Gillenwater Cemetery, Ft. Blackmore, VA with the Rev. Johnny Gibson officiating. Nephews and friends will serve as pallbearers.
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 Pauline Gillenwater.
CondolencesI was a friend to pauline here at SCTC. Pauline was a nice lady and I loved her very much as a person and friend. She is missed and to her family I am sorry for your loss!
My deepest sympathy and prayers are with you at this tough time!
Posted by: Jessica Shupe, January 17, 2012
Me, my family and the rest of our friends here in Louisville, Ky wants to extend our deepest sympathy Tommy. Will continue to pray for you and the rest of your family there in Va.
Posted by: cecille puzon, December 30, 2011
My heart goes out to you Tommy on this very difficult day. It is never easy to lose a mother but know that she is just around you, she is your newly earned Guardian Angel looking down on you from the heavens. My sincerest condolences and prayers will be with you and your family. Hang in there.
Posted by: Jane Blakely, December 30, 2011
Tommy, my heart goes out to you on these coming days. Losing a mother is never easy, but remember she is always there with you, looking down from the heavens your newly earned Guardian Angel. My sincerest condolences I will be praying for your family and the eternal repose of your mom.
Posted by: Jane Blakely, December 29, 2011
Wishing you strength for today and comfort in the days ahead.Pauline was a very special lady to many,we grew up,and continued to live in the same neighborhood.She will be missed.Love and prayers,Dorinda
Posted by: Dorinda Taylor Bradshaw, December 28, 2011
Love and prayers are sent to you and your family. I am deeply sorry for your loss. Pauline was a good woman and will be missed. If there is anything I can do for you or your family, please let me know.
Mary Alice McClellan
Posted by: Mary Alice McClellan, December 28, 2011
I send my thoughts and prayers out to Pauline's family, including Kathleen and children. May God help each and every one of you in your time of sorrow
Posted by: Linda Darnell Gray, December 28, 2011
So sorry to hear about your Mother's passing Tommy. You, Brandy & the rest of your family are in our thoughts & prayers.
Posted by: Chris & Mary Grigsby, December 28, 2011
My condolences to Pauline's family. I worked with her for many years at SCTC and was proud to call her my friend. Please know your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Posted by: Lesia Smith, December 28, 2011
our thoughts an prayers are with you alice, an your family at this time. our deepest sympathie is with you all. god bless
Posted by: brenda fields, December 27, 2011
My thoughts and prayers go out to Pauline's family.
Posted by: Tina Carter, December 27, 2011
I was very saddened to learn of Pauline's passing. My deepest sympathy to her family.
Posted by: Helen Addington, December 27, 2011
I was privileged to have worked with Pauline when she worked at Scott County Telephone. I thought the world of her, and am honored to have known her. You have my deepest sympathies in this, your time of great loss. May God Bless you and your whole family and help you through this. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Posted by: Jeff Flanary, December 27, 2011
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