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Wanda Faye Gillenwater

• Jul 13, 2018 at 2:15 PM

KINGSPORT - Wanda Faye Gillenwater, age 77 of Kingsport, TN passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018 at her residence.

She was born in Fort Blackmore, VA on December 13, 1940, and was the daughter of the late Clyde S. and Mary Mann Cowden. She was a member of Gillenwater Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Roy C. Gillenwater; sons, Greg Gillenwater and wife Carolyn, Kevin Gillenwater and wife Nichole; a granddaughter, Ashley Greer and husband Chris; 3 step grandchildren, Carrie Keller, Kelli Shupe and Kendall Gibson; 6 great grandchildren; a special cousin “loved as a sister”, Peggy Osborne; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Saturday, July 14, 2018 from 5 to 7 PM at Colonial Funeral Home, Weber City, VA and other times at the home of her son, Greg and Carolyn. Funeral service will follow at 7 PM with Evangelist Rex McMurray officiating. Eulogy will be provided by Barney Gillenwater with Peggy Osborne and Phillip Mann providing the music. Graveside service will be held Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 11 AM in the Gillenwater Family Cemetery with family and friends serving as pall bearers. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the funeral home by 10:15 AM to follow in procession.

The family wishes to extend special thanks to Indian Path Medical Center and Ballad Hospice.

Online condolences may be made to the Gillenwater family by visiting our website at www.colonialfhscott.com 

Colonial Funeral Home, Weber City, VA is honored to serve the family of Wanda Faye Gillenwater.

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