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Mattie Lane Lawhorn Mays Gillispie

April 20, 1926 December 30, 2017
Mattie Lane Lawhorn Mays Gillispie
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Obituary for Mattie Lane Lawhorn Mays Gillispie

Mattie Lane Lawhorn Mays Gillispie, 91, of Amherst, died Saturday, December 30, 2017 in Fairmont Crossing. Born April 20, 1926 in Amherst County, Mrs. Gillispie was a daughter of the late Hallie William Lawhorn and Annie May Staples Lawhorn and was preceded in death her husband Albert Tucker Mays and later by her second husband, Robert Louis Gillispie.

Mrs. Gillispie was a member of Wesleyan United Methodist Church.

Surviving are three sons, Albert (Buck) Mays and wife Pat of Amherst, Carroll (Tootsie) Mays and wife Kay of Appomattox and James Mays and wife Mary Ann of Ocola, FL; a daughter, Phyllis Tomlin of Amherst and also survived by 10 grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted from graveside at Amherst Cemetery, Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 11 A.M. with Reverend Dwayne Martin officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening, January 1, 2018 from 6-8 P.M. and at other times will be at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Albert and Pat Mays, 1080 Bobwhite Rd. Amherst, VA.

Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst is serving the Gillispie family. Online condolences may be made at Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst, www.driskillfuneral.com


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Visitation

Monday

1

Jan

6:00 PM 1/1/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/1/2018 8:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521

Other times at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Albert and Pat Mays, 1080 Bobwhite Rd. Amherst, VA.

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel
201 Grandview Drive Amherst 24521 Virginia
United States

Funeral

Tuesday

2

Jan

11:00 AM 1/2/2018 11:00:00 AM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel
201 Grandview Drive Amherst 24521 Virginia
United States
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