Gilbert J. Harrup, Sr.

Published 4:10 pm Friday, April 29, 2011

Gilbert J. (Gillie) Harrup, Sr., 69 of Yale died Friday, April 29, 2011. Survivors include his wife Phyllis Toombs Harrup; daughter Kim Harrup Drewry and husband John; son Gilbert J. “Bert” Harrup, Jr. and wife Carlo Jo; grandchildren Blake and Haley Drewry and Macy and Marina Harrup; and brother Floyd Harrup. A graveside funeral service will be held 2pm Sunday, May 1, 2011 at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Gillie’s home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Sussex Courthouse Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 1363, Sussex, VA 23884 or Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Amos Dunn, Treasurer, 17262 Courthouse Rd, Yale, VA 23897. Owen Funeral home is assisting the family with arrangements.