Lucy Christine Church Gambill went home to be with Jesus and her two beloved sons, Christopher and Hobert “Craig” Gambill, on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Wilkes Senior Village.

Lucy was born Friday, Oct. 14, 1932, in Wilkes County to Doctor Loran Church and Nora Ellen Brown Church.

Lucy was a beautician and retired as a seamstress from Tom Thumb Glove. She was of the Baptist denomination. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, playing rummy and cooking. She loved spending time with family and friends. Lucy was also the first Miss North Wilkesboro High School when she was a teenager.

Including her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Christopher Daniel Gambill and Hobert “Craig” Gambill; an infant sister, Inez Church; and a sister, Elsie Church Adams and husband, William Grant Adams.

Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Tina Gambill Blankenship and husband, Paul Travis Blankenship, of Mount Pleasant; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

The family would like to give special thanks to our Wilkes Senior Village family and dear friends Grace Cooper and Linda Hamby for all of your love, support and care.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at Mountlawn Memorial Park in North Wilkesboro. Pastor Paul Siceloff will officiate.

Condolences may be expressed Adams Funeral Home of Wilkes and cremation services is honored to be serving the Gambill family.

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