USA: Alabama Deaths

John Gillespie BROWN d 1874 husband of Sarah Ann Gordon, Ash Creek Cemetery, Lowndes, Alabama

John Roy COMPTON Sept 1, 1909 – March 21, 1996 Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama. Married Myrtle Gillespie

Nancy Gillespie CULPEPPER died 1848. Liberty West Baptist Church Cemetery, Randolph Co, Alabama


Adele Gillespie Jan 1, 1851 – July 22, 1852 Old Belmont Cemetery, Belmont, Sumpter Co, Alabama

Annie Gillispie, wife of J H Gillispie June 15, 1983 – Feb 27, 1920 Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

Arrie Gillespie death Dec 20, 1897 d/o J W & P M Gillespie, Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama

Arthur H Gillespie May 17, 1888 – Feb 16, 1965 Alice S Gillespie June 18, 1890 – Sept 7,1966 White Pond Baptist Church Cemetery, Autauga, Alabama


Charles Eugene Gillespie, Sr, age 70, died Tuesday in a local hospital Oct 1956. Survivors include the widow Mrs Inez Gillespie, a son C E Gillespie Jr, both of Prattville, three daughters, Mrs L H French, Graceville, Fla, Mrs Sam DeRamus, Mrs Whit Moncrief, both of Prattville, two brothers, G R Gillespie, L N Gillespie, both of Prattville, seven grandchildren. Funeral from the Presbyterian Church. Burial Oak Hill Cemetery, Prattville, Alabama

Charles L Gillespie Nov 1899 – Sept 1900 son of Mr & Mrs W A Gillespie Morris Cemetery, Jefferson Co, Alabama

Charlotte Ann (Kline) Mann Gillespie, 66, of Gordon, Alabama, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at home.

Charlotte was born May 24, 1952 in Elkton, MD, and lived in North East until 2014. Charlotte was a nurse at Veterans Affairs Administration, retiring after more than 30 years of dedicated service. In her spare time, she enjoyed painting, bird watching, fishing, and playing the slots. She was a life member of the VFW, joining August 10, 1999.

Survivors include her husband: Ronald Gillespie, of Gordon, AL; brothers: Frank “Doodle” Kline (Betty), Charles Kline (Devon), Henry Kline; uncle, Jack Falkenstein (Sue); stepdaughter, Jennifer Easterwood; three grandchildren; several cousins; nieces and nephews. She was proceeded in death by her parents: Henry F. Kline and Sara I.(Creswell) Kline; and brother, George P. Kline. Published Cecil Whig, Jan 2, 2019.



D A Gillespie, b July 22, 1845. d May 17, 1894. Burial Liberty Hill Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama – 59th Ala Inf, Co B – Confederate Soldier

Dan C Gillespie b Jan 24, 1917 – d Feb 21, 1969 Shady Grove Cemetery, Lee, Alabama

Daniel Gillespie died Jan 27, 1848 at the residence of his daughter in Chambers Co, Alabama, a soldier of the Revolution in his 85th year. Born Ireland, he came to this country sometime before the beginning of the hostilities. He took up arms at age 15. After peace, he settled on Calhoun Creek, South Carolina  where he resided until 1831. He moved to Troup Co, Georgia and then in 42 or 43 he came to Alabama, leaving 9 children, 36 Grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.

David Gillespie & wife, 17911870 Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Coosa, Alabama

David Z Gillespie Dec 27, 1897 – Aug 18, 1899 son of W J & W B Gillespie, Holly Branch (Olive Branch) Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama

Davis Gillespie died age 13. No dates. Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama


Ellen Gillispie Dec 14, 1904 – July 2, 1938 Alexander-Wellborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama


F C Gillispie Feb 11, 1844 – June 26, 1917 Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Coosa, Alabama

Flint C. Gillespie Sr., 93, passed away Friday, October 26, 2018, at Decatur Morgan Hospital. Funeral was October 30, 2018, at Parkway Funeral Home with Brother Daniel Gray and Brother Brent Gillespie officiating. Burial was in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Gladys Gillespie.

Photo: Flint with siblings made at a family reunion in about 1990; bottom row: James, Billy, and Wimpy. Top: Peggy, Mary Ann, Christine, Hambone, Myrtle and Flint. Not pictured is another sister, Opal. Published in The Moulton Advertiser,

Floyd A Gillespie Nov 15, 1908 – July 22, 1961 Vongile Gillespie July 13, 1921 – Nov 27,  2010 Enterprise City Cemetery, Coffee Co, Alabama

Francis C Gillespie Sept 13, 1862 – Oct 16, 1881, wife of J P Gillespie, Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, Marshall Co, Alabama


George A Gillespie, b Dec 2, 1846. d Jan 27, 1924. Burial Oak Hill Cemetery, Prattville, Autauga Co, Alabama. 1st Ala Inf, Co H – Confederate Soldier

George D Gillespie June 21, 1898 – Nov 1, 1964 vet stone. Alabama PVC artillery corps, WW II. Jessie B Gillespie March 12, 1896 – April 25, 1967. Maplesville Cemetery, Chilton, Alabama

Gillespie baby born and died Dec 6, 1923, daughter of Grover Cleveland & Mary  Sallie Shelton Gillespie.  Note with record: Sallie was a daughter of Absalom Jeremiah (Bud) Shelton & Elizabeth Rebecca Willingham Shelton and the granddaughter of Martin van Buren Shelton. Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

Grover Cleveland Gillespie Oct 20, 1893 – Aug 20,1974  (son of Henry Warren Alexander & Roxanne Laura Gillespie. He married Mary Sallie Shelton. Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama


Hannibal A Gillespie b 1839. d 1878 Blount Co, AB. Member of 4th Alabama Calvary.


Infant son of J P & Cora D Gillespie Sept 11, 1896 – Sept 11, 1896 Mt Vernon Missionary Church Cemetery, Marshall Co, Alabama


J H Gillespie Nov 20, 1889 – Nov 10, 1957 Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama

James Kelley Gillespie Sr, 82, of Millbrook, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Prattsville Baptist Hospit, al. He was born on Friday, Aug 14, 1936 in Clilton Co, AL, so of the late Walter Kelly Gillespie and the late Mary Ethel Corley Gillespie. Surviving are his wife, Sue Gillespie of Millbrook; sons Richard Lee Gillespie; David Earl (Jennifer) Gillespie; grandchildren: Daniel Gilmore, Chris Gillespie, Stephen Gillespie, Jayden Gillespie, Brittany Flores, Sean Gillespie, Heather Gillespie, Summer Gillespie; sister Betty Ellison.

He was predeceased by his son, James Kelly Gillespie, Jr and grandson, Richard Gillespie.

Service May 24th at River of Life Church, Deatsville, Alabama at 11 am with Rev Nick Edwards officiating.


James Arthur Gillespie Dec 11, 1921 – Dec 29, 2001 Sardis Cemetery, Henry Co, Alabama

James L Gillespie b Feb 4, 1841. d Aug 18, 1898. Burial First Baptist Church Cemetery, Boaz, Marshall Co, Alabama. 56th Georgia Inf, Co C – Confederate Soldier

James M Gillespie birth June 6, 1845 death Nov 8, 1914 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama  PVT Co D 59th Reg AL Inf CSA

James Mathews Gillespie b Oct 11, 1838. d July 10, 1920 Friendship U Methodist Church Cemetery, Gardendale, Jefferson Co, Alabama.  58th Ala Inf, Co C – Confederate Soldier

Jessie M Gillespie April 27, 1916 – no date. Nelson R Gillespie, Sr Jan 1, 1916 – Jan 16, 2000 White Pond Baptist Church Cemetery,  Autauga, Alabama

John Gillespie June 8, 1879 – Aug 28, 1942 Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co,  Alabama

John D Gillespie July 22 – July 27, 1912 Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

John D Gillespie Sept 29, 1955 – Jan 10, 2006 PVC US ARMY. Fort Mitchell National Cemetery, Russell Co, Alabama

John P Gillespie Sept 21, 1855 – March 11, 1887 s/o J L Gillespie & M L Gillespie, Wood Family Cemetery, Jefferson Co, Alabama

John W Gillespie Nov 24, 1857 – July 24, 1948 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama


Laura Hatchett Gillespie Feb 2, 1888 – June 19, 1964 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama

Lela Gillespie death Oct 18, 1940 age 74 yrs. Tall County, AB. Burial Langley Funeral Home Record, Tallapposa Co, Alabama

Louis & Louise Gillespie born and died Aug 15, 1947. Twins of Ralph & Barbara Gillespie. Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

Lucy Johnson Gillespie 1796 – Aug 31, 1886 Chalybeate Methodist Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama


Marian Gillespie Oct 29, 1846 – June 13, 1847 Old Belmont Cemetery, Belmont, Sumter, Alabama

Martha Gillespie Dec 10, 1884 – Nov 5, 1890 Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama

Martha Gills Gillespie May 10, 1849 – Dec 5, 1944 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama

Mary McRee Gillespie death Feb 19, 1859 age 74. Old Belmont Cemetery, Belmont, Sumpter, Alabama

Matteline Gillespie March 19, 1910 – May 15, 2001 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama

Mattie E Gillespie May 10, 1849 – Dec 5, 1944 Pleasant Cemetery, Coosa, Alabama

Mildred Rudd Gillespie b Feb 4, 1913 – d Feb 24, 1996 Shady Grove Cemetery, Lee, Alabama

Minnie E Gillespie Jan 18, 1910 – July 25, 1994 (wife of Paul J Gillespie. Married Sept 28, 1928). Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama


Narcissa J Gillespie death October 25, 1861. Spouse A M Gillespie, parents Joseph & Temperance Gillespie.  Union Springs, Alabama


Paul J Gillespie Aug 18,1908 – Oct 3, 1993 Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama


Roy J Gillespie Nov 22, 1904 – March 1, 1977 (James/Gillespie lot) Nora C Gillespie June 16, 1881 – April 19, 1973 Morris Cemetery, Jefferson Co.


Sadie Irene Gillespie April 17, 1908 – Nov 11, 1908 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama

Sallie F Gillespie, wife of P M Gillespie and daughter of J W & F A Farley Dec 18, 1862 – Aug 10, 1887 Farley Cemetery, Madison, Alabama

Sallie S Gillespie March 21, 1891 – Dec 28, 1974 (wife of Grover Cleveland Gillespie. Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

Sarah Pride Gillespie, wife of William Gillespie, daughter of Colonel Isaac & Polly Lane, born in Wake Co, NC Nov 13, 1812. Died in Morgan Co, Alabama March 27,1835 Lane Cemetery, Colbert Co, Alabama

Sherril  Barnett Gillespie March 13, 1915 – July 21, 1947 Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Coosa, Alabama

Stephen Gillespie b Nov 15, 1837 d April 29, 1900. Gillespie Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama.  35th Ala Inf Co C – Confederate Soldier


Thomas Gillespie Aug 24, 1818 – Jan 17, 1885 Pleasant Cemetery, Coosa, Alabama. PVT Co B, 59 AL Reg, CSA – Confederate Soldier

Thomas William GillespieToonie” March 2, 1884 – Feb 10, 1964 Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery, Coosa Co, Alabama


W I Gillespie May 15, 1876 – Nov 2, 1944 (buried next to Nelson & Jessie) White Pond Baptist Church Cemetery, Autauga, Alabama

Willard Gillespie Feb 21, 1917 – Oct 21, 1920 Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Alabama

William James Gillespie was born on February 27, 1928 and passed away on August 22, 2018.  Johns-Ridout’s Funeral Parlors.

Gordon Gillespie KERR, Sr b Sept 10, 1922 – d Oct 1, 1977 Springhill Graveyard, Mobile, Alabama

Vera Gillespie WILLIAMSON 1901 – 1993 Calvin Weaver Williamson 1888 – 1968 Elizabeth Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Butler, Alabama

Record Count: 66

Source: AlabamaGenWeb; Dignity Memorials; Sandoz Teszler College Library.