Volume 52, Number 5

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, January 29, 2015

Obituaries

Gwynnia Eileen Gilreath
September 13, 1942 - September 13, 2008

COOKEVILLE--Gwynnia Eileen Gilreath, 66, of Cookeville passed away Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Byrdstown on Sept. 13, 1942, the daughter of the late Gayron Asberry and Bea (Martin) Asberry. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Freewill Baptist Church in Cookeville. She was a homemaker and the previous owner and developer of G&L Manufacturing in Cookeville for 22 years with her husband, Robert Vance Gilreaty. She was a devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister.
She is survived by daughter, Christy Dailey and husband, Ronnie, Cookeville; son, Dana Gilreath and wife Betty, Cookeville; grandsons, Nicholas Gilreath and wife Deanne, Huntsville, Al.; Zack Crouch, Silas Gilreath, Willy Gilreath, Hunter Dailey and Jacob Dailey, all of Cookeville; granddaughters, Cassidy, Hannah and Jessica Dailey, all of Cookeville; great granddaughter, Taylor Gilreath, Huntsville, Al.; cousins: Aleen Bryant and husband Clarence and Charlene Riley and husband J.C., all of Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Darryl Gilreath, two grandchildren Alex Crouch and Blake Gilreath.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sept. 16 at Creset Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Adams officiating. Burial was at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Please visit Mrs. Gilreath’s website at www.mem.com and send the family a message. Crest Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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