Gillespie, Mildred Crawford

Gillespie, Mildred Crawford Age: 95

Passed Away: 2011-01-26

Funeral Home:

Mildred Crawford Gillespie, age 95, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011 at Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough. She had been a resident of Dream Catcher Assisted Living in Jackson. She was born June 23, 1915 in Piedmont, Ala., daughter of the late Luke and Evie Crawford. She was a former resident of Atlanta where she was employed as a salesperson for the George Muse Clothing Company. Survivors include her daughter, Burice “Bootsie” Dennard of Jackson; son, Ronald Gillespie, of Winter Park, Fla.; grandchildren, Michael and Tammy Dennard, Julie and Dean Powell, Patricia Reynolds, Richard and Ann Gillespie, Sandy and Ken Cason, several great- and great-great-grandchildren. Memorial services were held Sunday, Jan. 30, at 3 p.m., in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home in Jackson. The Rev. Lane Sanders officiated. Interment was in the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Those desiring may read the obituary and sign the online guest book by going to www.haistenfuneral.com. Memorial donations may be sent to the Eternal Hope Hospice, P.O. Box 1621, Griffin, Ga., 30224. Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson, your locally owned funeral home, was in charge of the arrangements.