Gilbert, Agnes Nell (2008)

Obituary of Agnes Nell Gilbert ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Agnes Nell Gilbert, 82, of Marion passed away Tuesday September 30, 2008 at her residence.  She was born in McDowell County to the late Hardy Ferguson and Beulah Ashe Ferguson.  She was a loving mother and devoted grandmother.  In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband O.C. Gilbert.

She is survived by four sons, Danny Gilbert (Diane) of Nebo, Randy Gilbert (Linda) of Marion, Dennis Gilbert (Pam) of Sylva, James Gilbert (Jennifer) of Shelbyville, KY; two daughters, Sandra McKinney, Gwendolyn Lowery (Haskell) both of Marion; four brothers, Harvey Ferguson, Horace Ferguson, Howard Ferguson, all of Marion, Jim Ferguson of Elk Hart, Ind.; three sisters, Ann Dover of Marion, Louise Presnell of Hendersonville, Sue Toney of Lenoir; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and special friends Connie Hensley and Augustus Bolden.

Services will be held on Thursday October 2, 2008 at 4 p.m. in McCall Memorial Chapel in Marion.  The family will receive friends from 3 to 4 p.m. prior to the service.  Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.  Kirksey Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday October 1, 2008 Volume 14 # 39