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Irene Williams Gillenwater

• Sep 13, 2019 at 8:41 AM

KINGSPORT - Irene Williams Gillenwater, 91, of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at Brookdale Assisted Living after a period of declining health.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Oak Hill Funeral and Cremation Services in the J. Wayne Hamilton Memorial Chapel. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 3:00 pm with Pastor Phil Whittemore officiating. Music will be provided by Jerry Taylor and Patty Fletcher. 

A Committal Service will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, September 15, 2019, in the Chapel of Oak Hill Funeral and Cremation Service. Mrs. Gillenwater will be laid to rest at Oak Hill Memorial Park in the Garden of Sermon on the Mount. Pallbearers will be Jason Gillenwater, Kevin Gillenwater, Nathan Russell, Marty Williams, David Gillenwater and Mark Stacy. Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Bloomingdale Ruritan Club.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bloomingdale Baptist Church, 3220 Bloomingdale Rd., Kingsport, TN 37660; Bloomingdale Ruritan Club, 3232 Van Horn St., Kingsport, TN 37660 or a charity of your choice.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Brookdale Assisted Living, Tammy Payne and Amedysis Hospice

The care of Irene Gillenwater and her family has been entrusted to Oak Hill Funeral and Cremation Services.

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