Ashley Marie Gilley, age 16, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Funeral services will be on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Abiding Presence Lutheran Church, 7300 Sunset Lake Road, Fuquay-Varina. Interment will follow at Wake Chapel Memorial Gardens.
Ashley was a sophomore at Fuquay-Varina High School, and a member in the marching band color guard and concert band. She had a natural talent for fashion and homemade jewelry. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, and was her mother's best girl friend.
Ashley is survived by her parents, Michael and Kristi Gilley; brother, Patrik Wayne Gilley, Willow Spring; grandparents, Wayne and Wanda Helgager of Sioux Falls, SD, and Sharon Glenn of Witchita, KS; and aunts; uncles; and large number of cousins.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., on Friday, June 14, 2013 at Thomas Funeral Home Chapel, 401 N Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Memorial donations in honor of Ashley may be made to the Band Boosters at BBFV Treasurer, 2133 Buck Rowland Road, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.thomasfuneral.com.