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Gilley

A graveside service for Virgie Gilley of the Salty community was held Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, in Sandy Creek Cemetery near Rockdale with Rev. Doug Springer officiating.

Ms. Gilley died Tuesday, July 28, in Richards Memorial Hospital.

She was born May 10, 1930, in Milam County to Webster Dave and Annie Beatrice (Clampet) Gilley.

Ms. Gilley was a lifelong Milam County resident and was valedictorian for the Rockdale High School Class of 1946.

She had worked with new CD accounts at Rockdale State Bank and NBC Bank.

Ms. Gilley was a member of Sandy Creek Cemetery Association, serving on the board and as treasurer.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors are a cousin, Bertie Catchings of Dallas, and a special friend, Robert Davis McNeill of Thorndale.

Memorials may be made to Sandy Creek Cemetery Association, c/o Travis Yoakum, 256 CR 30, Milano, TX 76556.


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