September 21, 1924 ~ January 27, 2010
LINDEN, TX Funeral services for Edward O. Gilmore, 85, of Linden, will be at 11:00 A.M, Saturday, January 30, 2010 in the chapel of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home in Linden with Bro. Bill Brown officiating. Burial will be in Bear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from noon til closing on Friday. Mr. Gilmore was born September 21, 1924 in Daingerfield to William Obed and Minnie Alice Mallonee Gilmore. He passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at his home. He was a T.V. repairman and served in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Joseph Alexander Gauer. Survivors include his wife, Lillie Belle Gilmore, of Linden; two sons and daughters-in-law, William Harrison and Gloria Gilmore of Hughes Springs, and Kenneth Wayne and Mary Gilmore of Hurst; one daughter and son-in-law, Doris Jeane and Benny Joe Gauer of Waco; three sisters, Marilla Beckley and husband, Jerry, Theresa Miller and husband, J.D., and Brenda Urban and husband, Mickey all of Monroe, Louisiana; one aunt, Jewel Smart; seven grandchildren, David Wayne Barton and wife, Cheryl, of Forney, Vicki Brown and husband, Bill, and Kerri Lynn Hunt all of Longview, Shannon Rae Day of Hallsville, Sonya Martinez, Benny Joe Gauer, Jr, and wife, Shiloh, and Samuel Allen Gauer, all of Waco; 11 great-grandchildren, Victor, Erik, Luke, and Ivan Martinez, and Alexander Joe Gauer, all of Waco, Christi Ann Smith of Marshall, Jacob Ryan Day, Sindy Ann Knoble, and William David Brown all of Longview, Mark Haggerty of Hurst and Trev Haggerty of Friendswood; seven great-great- grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.