Patsy Gillespie

Saturday 7th of May 1932 - Sunday 8th of September 2019

Patsy Gillespie

Services

Visitation

Sep 13, 2019 (11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Milward - Southland

391 Southland Drive, Lexington, KY

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Funeral Service

Sep 13, 2019 (12:00 pm )

Milward - Southland

391 Southland Drive, Lexington, KY

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 Patsy Ruth Kinney Gillespie, 87, passed away in the late evening of Sunday, September 8, 2019. Patsy was born to the late Beverly and Ida Thacker Kinney in Manco, Kentucky on May 7, 1932.

She was a retiree of the Veterans Administration as a purchasing contractor for 30 years in Palo Alto, California.  She also worked for the Floyd County, Kentucky Health Department and the Inland Steel  Coal Company.  During this time, she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.


Patsy is survived by her daughters, Judith Ann Gillespie Bush-Monahan (Robert), Gloria Jean Gillespie Carr, and Kathy Lynn Gillespie Hawkins (Allan); son, Thomas Brent Gillespie , five grandchildren,  and eleven great-grandchildren. Patsy was preceded in death by her loving husband, Tom Gillespie, three brothers, two sisters, and one grandchild.


Family will receive friends for visitation Friday, September 13th, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm at Milward-Southland located at 391 Southland Drive, Lexington. Funeral service will begin at 12:00 pm with interment in Lexington Cemetery to follow.


In honor of her legacy, Patsy’s family would like memorial contributions directed to the American Heart Association.

 

To share a remembrance of Patsy or offer condolences to her family, please visit milwardfuneral.com.

Guest Book

Robert Monahan

says

To my blessed, sweet mother-in-law. How we came into each other's lives and you stole my heart is beyond beautiful. I pray that my eulogy this Friday is representative of the stellar class and beauty you so deserve.

3 months ago

Donna Mead Bentley

says

Tommy, Gloria and family my heart goes out to you for the loss of your Dear Mother. Keep those memories close to your heart. Hugs, love and prayers for you all.

3 months ago

Marcia Ballard

says

To all of Patsy's family -- I am so sorry for your loss of such a gracious lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. I hope I can be with you for at least a brief while on Friday.

3 months ago