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Geneva Gillenwater

Obituary Geneva Crowe Gillenwater, 90, of Tompkinsville passed away Friday June 30, 2017 at Signature Health Care of Monroe in Tompkinsville.She was born November 25, 1926 in Monroe County, KY to the late Buford Crowe and Ora Grinestaff Crowe. She was a retired factory worker for Key Mfg and a member of Gamaliel Baptist Church. She was united in marriage on September 28, 1946 to Douglas Gillenwater who preceded her in death on December 21, 1986.She is survived by one son: Roger Gillenwater and wife Linda, two grandchildren: Melinda Gillenwater, Charlotte Barber and husband Pete, two great grandchildren: Bethany Ann Barber and Martin Douglas Barber all of Tompkinsville, several nieces and nephews also survive.In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two brothers: Julius and Nolan Crowe and two sisters: Kathleen Gillenwater and Virgie Eaglen.Funeral services will be conducted Monday, July 3 at 11:00 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Beautiful Home Cemetery.Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00 PM on Sunday and after 7:30 AM on Monday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.Memorials are suggested to the Beautiful Home Cemetery. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Geneva Gillenwater please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Beautiful Home Cemetery KY, Visitation JUL 2. 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Visitation JUL 3. 7:30 AM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Service JUL 3. 11:00 AM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Geneva Gillenwater, please visit our floral store.

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Guestbook

Roger, just want you to know i am very sorry about your mothers passing. Prayers for you and your family.

Diana Jul 5 2017 12:00 AM

Geneva was a sweet , hard working Christian lady,used to give her a ride home from Key sometimes, prayers for Roger , Linda and family

Sharon Emmert Jul 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Geneva Gillenwater

Sharon Emmert Jul 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Geneva Gillenwater

Sue Monday Jul 1 2017 12:00 AM

I have so many wonderful and fond memories of Geneva from my earliest childhood. She was among one of my favorite cousins. My love and prayers to Roger, Linda and family.

Inez Pedigo Hinson Jul 1 2017 12:00 AM