Gertrude Gillespie was born March 20, 1923 in Palm Beach, Florida to Robert and Effie Burke. She passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019 at CrossShores Nursing Home in Port Saint Joe, Florida at the age of 96.

She was a long time resident of Eastpoint. For many years she worked for Eckerd Drug Company.

Survived by her daughters, Pat Lindsey and husband, Cleve; Barbara Shiver and husband, Bobby; Darlene Waters; Tracy Howell and husband, Tom; and April Orme and husband, Gary; twelve grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and 19 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at noon at United Baptist Church in Eastpoint with burial in Eastpoint Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the funeral.

Kelley Funeral Home is handling all arrangements.