Kenneth Lee Gilley, Sr.

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Kenneth Lee Gilley, Sr.

Kenneth Lee Gilley, Sr. Kenneth Lee Gilley, Sr., 83, of Shadetree Circle, Princeton, WV, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019.
Born on October 9, 1935 in Bramwell, he was a son of the late James and Sadie Marie Carver Gilley. He had been a resident of Bluefield and Princeton for the last 15 years and was of the Holiness faith. He was a retired custodian.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Kimberly Diane Gilley Lane; and a grandson, Robert Lee Hurley.
Survivors include: Wife: Alice Faye Sayers Gilley of the home; Sons: Jeff Gilley of Princeton; Lee (Lyndale) Gilley of Princeton; Daughters: Sharon (Rusty) Agee of Peterstown, Tammy (Bill) Hoover of Senia, GA, Sandra Hurley of Brushfork; 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; Sisters: Marsha Grimm of Pipestem, Jane Yost of Pipestem.
Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell with Rev. Gerald Roberts officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton with family serving as pallbearers.
Friends may call on Sunday from 6-8PM at the funeral home.
Online condolences will be accepted at
Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell is serving the family.
Published on January 5, 2019
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Bob and Martha Reed
Jan 07, 2019
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. May God Bless you in your time of sorrow.
Junior Billings
Jan 06, 2019
So sorry to hear the sad news of Kenneth's passing he was a good friend of mine and we had some good times a few years ago and i loved his fiddle playing he truly had a bluegrass sound may God bless the family and give them peace and comfort