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Sharon K. Gill, 74, of Westville, passed away at 2:34 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, at her home. She was born on Oct. 27, 1941, in Danville, the daughter of Fred C. and Mary Jane (Cram) Snively.
She was united in marriage to Cornelius "Neil" Gill on Aug. 12, 1960, in Catlin. He will miss her dearly.
She will also be missed by her #1 Son, Bradford (Teresa) Gill of Greenville, N.C.; her grandchildren, Byron Gill of Greenville, N.C. and Amber (Matt) Dickson of Greenville, N.C.; her brother, Michael (Donna) Snively of Valrico, Fla.; her sisters, Karen (Roland) Carter of Cunningham, Tenn. and Christy (Bill) Brinkley of Chrisman; her sister-in-law, Debbie Snively of Tell City, Ind.; several nieces and nephews; and her best friend, Nancy (Dave) Ling of Westville. She was preceded in death by her parents and her two brothers, Freddy and Morey Snively.
Sharon worked for 28 years for Hyster-Yale Co. in Danville. She loved shopping for bargains and she knew how to stretch a dollar. She enjoyed collecting roosters. She loved her Yorkies, Benji and Noah. She was known to her family as the best wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, and she loved her family and cherished the time she spent with them.
A celebration of Sharon's life will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, 414 S. State St., Westville, with Ryan Harris officiating. Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the funeral home prior to her service. She will be laid to rest in Sunset Mausoleum, Danville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given in her name to Parkinson's Research or Alzheimer's & Dementia Research. Please join her family in sharing memories through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 26, 2016
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