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Fred R. Gillespie

September 28, 1932 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 89)

Obituary

Trinity - Funeral for Fred R. Gillespie, 89, of Trinity will be Monday, May 16, 2022, at Coffey Center, at 11:00 AM with Rev. Steve Agee officiating.  Burial will be in Midway Memorial Gardens with Military Honors.  Visitation will be Sunday, May 15, 2022, from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM at the Coffey Center.  Mr. Gillespie, who died Thursday, May 12, 2022, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born, September 28, 1932, to Dee Gillespie and Mary Terry Gillespie. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother - Bobby Ray Gillespie.
Sister - Helen Faye Hagood, Daughter-in-law - Felecia Terry Gillespie
Survivors include:
Wife of 69 years and 8 months- Velma Dean Hagood Gillespie
Sons - Terry Gillespie (Vickie), Kenneth Gillespie
Grandchildren- Jason Gillespie (Ashley), Jessie Gillespie, Suzy Berryman (Jeremy), Heath Gillespie (Latasha Williamson), Kevin Gillespie (Kayleen)
9 great-grandchildren
3 great-great-grandchildren
Pallbearers will be Jason Gillespie, Cody Berryman, Brody Gillespie, Kaden Gillespie, Justin Gillespie, Logan Gillespie
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Gideons International.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
May 15, 2022

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Coffey Center (next door to the funeral home)
23599 Al. Hwy. 24
Trinity, AL 35673

Funeral Service
Monday
May 16, 2022

11:00 AM
The Coffey Center (next door to the funeral home)
23599 Al. Hwy. 24
Trinity, AL 35673

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