Darrell J. Gillespie, age 59, of Broxton, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Gillespie was born on August 18, 1959 in Douglas, Georgia the son of the late George Ashford Gillespie and Evelyn Merritt Gillespie.
He worked as a farmer, a veteran of the United States Army and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Gillespie was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Alline Gillespie and a brother, Danny Ashford Gillespie.
Survivors include two sisters, Martha Loftin of Broxton, GA and Judy Channing of Wisconsin; brother, Dale Gillespie of Wisconsin.
Graveside services will be held on Sunday April 14, 2019 at 4:00pm at Reedy Branch Church Cemetery with Rev. Joey Copeland officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 3pm until 4pm at Sims Funeral Home prior to the service.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.simsfuneralhome.com.
Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of arrangements.