F. Nadine Gillespie, age 76,Â of Abilene, Texas passed away on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011 at her residence.Â
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. Toby Patrick officiating.Â Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery.Â Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.Â
F. Nadine Gillespie was born on June 13, 1935, in Pain Springs, Texas to JohnÂ and Carrie Irene (Anderson) Gandy.Â She was a homemaker.Â
She is survived by five daughters, Pat Reeves of Pflugerville, Texas, Rene Greene of Oak Hill, Texas, Sherline Davis of Trent, Texas, Jo Tiller of Cedar Creek, Texas and Elaine Gillespie of Abilene, Texas; 18 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Inez Smith of Sealy, Texas; three brothers, Henry Gandy and wife Barbara of DeSoto, Texas, Bill Gandy and wife Inez of Post, Texas and John Gandy of Sweetwater, Texas and numerous nieces and nephews.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Carrie Irene Gandy; three sisters, Leona, Leola and Gertrude;Â one brother, Jack; one son, W.L. Gillespie; two grandsons, Richard Zimmerman and Brian Greene; and one great-grandson, Blake Bromley.Â Â
Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons.Â Â
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011 from 6-8 p.m.