Gainesville Daily Register
LAKE KIOWA ? Memorial services for Harry Gill, 87, will be held
at 11 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2008, at the Church of Christ in Collinsville,
201 S. Walnut St., Collinsville, Texas. A private burial was held Wednesday,
May 21, 2008, at Collinsville Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction
of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro.
Mr. Gill passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at his home in
Lake Kiowa, Texas.
Harry was born on July 22, 1920, in Boswell, Oklahoma, to Harry
J. Gill Sr. and Nellie Fay (Fowler) Gill. He graduated from Dunn High School
and then married Mary Lemmons on March 20, 1943, in Grand Prairie, Texas.
Harry worked as an aircraft engineer for 30 years and then for 15 years
as a Farmers Insurance Agent. He worked for the last 15 years as a realtor
for Lake Kiowa Realty. Harry was very involved in life at Lake Kiowa since
Survivors include his wife, Mary Gill of Lake Kiowa; two sons, Dale
Gill and wife, Deborah of Checotah, Oklahoma, and Edwin D. Gill and wife,
Tammy K. of North Richland Hills; 4 grandchildren, Rodney D. Gill and wife,
Renae of Arlington, Darren S. Gill of Hurst, Kelly L. Gill of Dallas and
Edwin Brent Gill of Irving; 6 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter;
2 brothers, Leonard F. Gill of Stephenville and R. Roy Gill of Arlington;
and 2 sisters, Melba Ratliff of Arlington and Sue Womble of Arlington.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Louis Gill and Allen Gill;
and his parents, Harry Sr. and Nellie Fay Gill.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to: CASA
of North Texas, P.O. Box 615, Gainesville, TX 76241; Home Hospice of Cooke
County, P.O. Box 936, Gainesville, TX 76241 or The Berean Children?s Home,
P.O. Box 1009, Brookhaven, MS 39602-1009.
By Elaine Nall Bay & Patricia Nall