Robert William Gillespy, 57, died Thursday.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM Monday at Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel, Garner. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens, Clayton.
Surviving are his wife, Sarah “Sally” Gillespy; daughters, Elizabeth Gillespy Annis and husband, Kevin of Willow Spring, Alisha Lynn Gillespy of Garner; sons, Brian Matthew Gillespy of Daytona Beach, FL and Paul Robert Gillespy of Garner; father, Roy Gillespy and wife, Diane of The Villages, FL; mother of his children, Denise Joy Gillespy of Garner; sisters, Bonnie Mayer of Saugerties, NY, Brenda Poore of Laurel, MD and Belinda Lloyd of Wendell, NC; brother, Roy Gillespy of Garner; grandchildren, Sabrina Gillespy, Brandon Gillespy and Gavin Annis; 18 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Joan Monica Murphy Gillespy.
Bob recently celebrated 30 years with Buhler Aeroglide as a Senior Project Director. He loved his family, and Bob’s children and grandchildren were his pride and joy. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed camping, fishing and riding his motorcycle. He was also a passionate mentor to many people. He devoted his life to God and helping others.
The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 PM Sunday at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner.
Contributions may be made to The Healing Place of Wake County, 1251 Goode St. Raleigh, NC 27603.
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