Services for Donna Gayle Gillispie will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2012, at the Midway Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Willard McCartney Jr., officiating.


Services for Donna Gayle Gillispie will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2012, at the Midway Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Willard McCartney Jr., officiating.

 

Donna was born on Feb. 28, 1945, in Waurika, Okla., to Woodrow Wilson and Luella (Darnell) Gillispie. She died Saturday, April 21, 2012, in Davis, at the age of 67 years 1 month and 23 days.

 

Donna, a lifelong resident of Davis, was a 1963 graduate of Davis High School. She worked some 30 plus years as a stock clerk for the Ardmore Veteran’s Center, retiring in 2007. Donna loved spending time with family, especially her grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoyed working outdoors, woodworking and remodeling her home. According to family, “you never knew what to expect when you came home. Mom may have totally repainted your bedroom.”

 

Donna is survived by her daughter, Melissa Hall and husband, Wiley of Hydro; son, Woody Hobbs and wife, Jamie of Davis; three grandchildren, Misty Overton and husband, Peter, and Brendon and Allie Hobbs; three great-grandchildren, Chris, Abigayle and Lydia; as well as a brother, Charles Gillispie of Davis.

 

Preceding her in death were her parents; sister, Lawanda June Guinn; and two children, Timothy Sanders and Marcella Conway; as well as, an infant child.

 

Service’s are entrusted to Hale’s Funeral Home, Davis.

 

Online condolences may be offered at halesfuneralhomes.com.