Estelle Gatewood

estelle gatewood

Estelle Marsh Gatewood, age 84 formerly of Carthage died Saturday (April 16, 2011) at Siler City Care and Rehab.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday at Emmanuel Baptist Church conducted by her brother the Rev. Bobby Marsh and the Rev. Eugene Ussery. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late Howard and Lucy Dennis Marsh. She and her husband, the late Daniel Gatewood were farmers. She was preceded in death by a sister Myrtle Ashburn.
She is survived by: children Roger (Jenny) Whitaker of Siler City, Carolyn (Calvin) Frazier of Foxfire Village, Larry Whitaker of Carthage, Evelyn (Rod) Tidy of Siler City; sister Betty (Jack) Yow of Cameron; brother Bobby (Dean) Marsh of Asheboro; grandchildren Sandy Thomas of Foxfire Village, Tammy Mitchell of Siler City, Kristie (Brad) Randall of Gilbert, AZ, Bobby (Lynn) Whitaker of Robbins, Karen (Michael) McLaurin of Siler City, Angela (Ernest) Williams ofJackson Springs, Cathy (Eric) Stanley of Foxfire Village, Emily Tidy of Siler City; great-grandchildren Megan &A‚A Jonathan Randall of Gilbert, AZ, Sabrina & Lisa Marie Whitaker of Robbins, Brandy & Jay Thomas of Foxfire Village, Kendall & Jake Mitchell of Siler City, Jeana & Tyler Ray Williams of Jackson Springs, Caleb & Corinne McLaurin of Siler City and Lily Stanley of Foxfire Village.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home on Monday from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.

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  1. Estelle was a very beloved freind to my mom that she loved so much! It’s like we’ve lost another family member! Love to all !

  2. Mrs. Gatewood was the sweetest women, even in her last day she was full of love and affection for others. May God bless you at this time of sorrow and give you a sense of peace that only he can give. God bless each and every one of you.

  3. Evelyn, Larry and other family I just wanted to let you know that you all are in my prayers. I really liked and enjoyed working with your Mom at Woods those many years ago.
    Wayne Thomas

  4. Carolyn –
    I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s death. I know that you will all miss her. You are in my thoughts and prayers…
    Carol Kelly

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