R. Gidget Gallion 1949-2014

R. Gidget Thornton Gallion, 65, of Greenup, KY passed away on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at her residence.

Ms. Gallion was born on May 15, 1949 in Ashland, KY, a daughter of the late Howard and Emma Mae Shabdue Thornton. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Pete Thornton.

She was self-employed match maker.

Ms. Gallion loved her animals and gardening.  She was a 1967 graduate of Russell High School.

She is survived by two daughters:  NoLa Lee Gallion of Prichard, WV and Angela Noelle Vallance, and her husband Steve of Gahanna, OH; two grandchildren: Devin Lee Via and Tiffany Gabrielle May; three brothers:  Alvin, and wife, Kay, Thornton of Ironton, OH; Ray Thornton of Ironton, OH; and Jack, and wife, Ruth, Thornton of Savannah, GA; two sisters:  Marlean Hodges of Worthington, KY and Melinda Johnson of Greenup, KY.

A memorial service will be held with a time of visitation from 6 to 8 PM, Friday, May 30, 2014 at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, KY.  Condolences may be sent on behalf of the family to baileyfamilyfuneralhome.com.


#1 Cheryl Coffey 2014-05-31 01:57
Very sad to hear of Gidgets passing. My family and I would like to send condolences to family and friends. May God bless each of you in your grief.

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