Mrs. Ellen Irene Gills

March 1, 1941March 8, 2018

Ellen Irene Gills, 77 of Walnut Cove, NC passed away peacefully on March 8, 2018 with her family by her side. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Grady Gills Sr. of 50 plus years, one daughter Sherry Lynn Gills, four sisters, and five brothers. She leaves behind six children; Tammy (Timothy) Burleson, Wilmington, NC, Grady (Debbie) Gills of Gates, NC, Edna (David) Bauguess of Staunton, VA, Matthew (Lynn) Gills of Walnut Cove, NC, David Gills, of Arab, AL, Glenn Gills, of Arab, AL, one sister Alma (Billy) Saunders of Holden Beach, NC, nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and a host of loving nieces, nephews, family and friends who will miss her dearly. Funeral Service will be held on Sunday at Blue Ridge Funeral Home-Beckley, WV at 1:30PM. Visitation for family and friends will be two hours prior to service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Online condolences may be left for the family at


  • Visitation Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • Laid To Rest Sunday, March 11, 2018

Mrs. Ellen Irene Gills

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