Peggy Lucille Gilley
Peggy Lucille Gilley, of Colora, MD, 74, passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. She was born on March 7, 1942 in Wa s h i n g - ton, D.C., to the late Edmund L. Carter and Agnes P. (Bridgeman) Carter.
Peggy attended Gateway Baptist Church. She liked to crochet, was very tech savvy and enjoyed Facebook and playing games on her laptop. Peggy loved to travel in her RV, and spending time with her beloved cats Trooper, NoNo and Ms. Kitty. She also had a great love for old time country music, especially Conway Twitty, Gene Watson, and Elvis. Peggy found her greatest joy in loving and dedicating her life to her husband, children and grandchildren.
Peggy is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Gaither V. Gilley of Colora, MD; her son, Gregory B. Gilley; her daughters: Deborah L. Powell and her husband, Scott, of Elkton, MD, and Laura D. Worrilow and her husband, Brian, of Rising Sun, MD; her sister, Barbara O’Conner and her husband, Charles, of Delta, PA; eight grandchildren: Ashley Dickerson, Nate Worrilow, Kayla Corey, Brooke Dickerson, Jacob Gilley, Josh Worrilow, Alyssa Gilley, Luke Gilley; and two great grandchildren: Aiden Campbell and Bradan Corey. In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by her son, Jeffery S. Gilley; her brother, Wayne Carter; and her grandchild, Craig Gilley.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, November 20, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, 111 S. Queen St., Rising Sun, MD 21911. A funeral service in Peggy’s honor will be held on Monday, November 21, 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Friends and family may begin visiting at 10 a.m. Burial will follow.
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