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Rites held forRoxie Gillispie

Roxie Gillispie, 90, of Whitesburg, died May 12 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A daughter of the late Solomon and Mecie Compton Johnson, she was the widow of Leonard Gillispie.

She was the mother of the late Phyllis Sexton and a sister of the late Woodrow Johnson, Jake Johnson, Victor Johnson and Julie Collins.

Surviving are a son, Sollie R. Gillispie, Huntsville, Ala.; four grandchildren, Cassie Mullins and Charles Gillispie, both of Greasy Creek, Barry Sexton, Whitesburg, and Rocky Sexton, Corbin; two great- grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held May 15 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery at Whitesburg.

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