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Walter L. Gilley

1928 - 2009

Walter Gilley

Walter L. Gilley, of Happy Jack, died July 25, 2009. He was born Nov. 17, 1928. He graduated in 1947 from Washington High School in Washington, Ind. He served in the U.S. Navy for 20 years and worked for AT&T for 20 years.
Mr. Gilley is survived by his daughters, Bobette (William) Watkins and Janette (Craig) Weber; grandchildren, Erin Weber and Raeanne and Ryan Watkins; sisters, Dorothy Jones, Sally Bradley,
Nancy Wessely, Ferbie Nolley, Merle Byer and Trudy Davis.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Gilley; mother, Carrie Potts Gilley; father, Walter Gilley; and siblings, Bud Gilley and Margaret Carlson.
“Walt was known for his kindness and generosity. He will be deeply missed by family and friends,” his family writes.
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