The Times Leader
Sept 21, 2013
Helen L. Gillstrap, 88, of Eddyville, died Wednesday, Sept. 18 2013, at 11:05 a.m. at her home.
A daughter of the late Grannon and Madeline Burden Daugherty, she was a member of the Independent Baptist Church in McHenry and was a member of the Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Martha Jean Whalin and Jo Raley; and two grandchildren, Joey Baize and Sonya Bradley.
Survivors include two daughters, Beverly Miller of Eddyville and Georgia Gillstrap of Paducah; a son, Bill Gillstrap of Eddyville; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 25 great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be conducted Saturday, Sept. 21, at 1 p.m. at Dunn’s Funeral Home in Eddyville.
Visitation for Mrs. Gillstrap will be held after noon until the funeral hour Saturday at the funeral home.