Wilda Dee Boston Gillespie – Obituary

By  | March 6, 2018 | Filed under: Neal Funeral Home, Obituaries

Wilda Dee Boston Gillespie, age 79, of Five Points, TN passed away Monday, March 05, 2018 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired from TVA, and a member of American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 146 and Five Points Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey Lee and Jewel Ridgeway Boston; her husband, Carvil “Shorty” Gillespie; and one brother, Bradford Boston.

She is survived by

One Daughter –
Sheila Methvin (Carroll), Leoma, TN

One Son –
Brian Gillespie (Annette), Five Points, TN

Four Sisters –
Wanda King, Five Points, TN
Judy Fowler (Bronzell), Five Points, TN
Dewana Jacobs (Larry), Lawrenceburg, TN
Vickie Crouch (Rickie), Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Brothers –
Haylen Boston (Susan), Lawrenceburg, TN
Jerry Boston (Jonia), Waynesboro, TN
Terry Boston (Vickie), Loretto, TN
Rocky Boston (Pam), Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren –
Tela Gladney
Brandon Gillespie
Nathan Methvin
Sarah Sanders (Cayman)

One Great-Grandchild –
Nolan Gladney

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.  The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, March 07, 2018 at Neal Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be conducted at Five Points Baptist Church at 11:00 AM Thursday, March 08, 2018, with Nathan Holloway and Jimmy Nave officiating.  Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Relay for Life of Lawrence County, TN or the charity of your choice.

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