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February 14, 1922 - August 16, 2014

Emily Gilreath - Feb.14, 1922 - Aug. 16, 2014, age 92, passed away Saturday August 16, 2014. She is survived by three daughters, Helen Kyser (Frank); Melinda Hale ( Richard); Kathryn Corsentino; a sister Eleanora Clanton; and two brothers, Fred and John Koester. She had six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, James Harry Gilreath and parents Rudolph and Helen Koester. Funeral services will be conducted at Shades Crest Baptist Church at 11:00AM. Internment will be at Southern Heritage Cemetery following the service. The family requests donations to the church's building fund in lieu of flowers.
Arrangements under the direction of Southern Heritage Funeral Home, Pelham, AL.

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"I mourn the passing of a dear friend that I came to know and love over meeting every Wednesday morning. She always brightened my day, and I truly will miss..." Deborah Farrell (Birmingham, AL)

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