GATE CITY, VA - J. Martin Gillenwater, age 68 of Gate City, VA, departed this life for his heavenly home on July 27, 2020 at his residence.

Family will receive friends on Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 1 – 3 PM at Colonial Funeral Home, Weber City, VA. Funeral services will be at 3:00 PM in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Steve Collins officiating. Music will be provided by Billy and Johnny Kendrick. Interment will follow in Holston View Cemetery. Pallbearers are, Luke Gillenwater, Justin Gillenwater, Jordan Gillenwater, Ray Carrico, Greg Gillenwater, David McConnell, Tommy Stallard, Barry Compton, John L. Compton, Mike Compton, Danny Martin Gillenwater, Clayton McDavid, Terry Dockery, and Tyler Dockery. Honorary pallbearers are Kenneth Meade, Jim Smith, Basil Thomas, Derek Comer, Gail McConnell, John Jobe and all his loafing buddies.

In Lieu of Flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Scott County Life Saving Crew in memory of Martin.

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COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, Weber City, VA is honored to serve the family of J. Martin Gillenwater.