Julie Emilia Gayheart, 103, of Ashland, Ohio, died Wednesday, April 19, 2013, at her residence.
She was born April 17, 1910, at Orkney, to the late Henry and Arminitie Mead Henderson. She was the wife of Milford Gayheart and worked as a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by a son, Howard Gayheart; a daughter, Armintie Tuggle; and three brothers, Hershel Gayeheart, Vermond Gayheart and Lonnie Gayheart.
Julie is survived by her children, Haskell Gayheart, of Tiro, Ohio, Hermon Gayheart, of Pounding Mell, Va., Harman Gayheart, of North Fairfield, Ohio, Sherman Gayheart, of Larwell, Ind., Richard Gayheart, of Helena, Ohio, Franklin Gayheart, of Williard, Ohio, and Hester Howard, of Ocala, Fla., Darcus Dull of Ashalnd, Ohio; 29 grandchildren; 39 great grandchildren; and eight great great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 22, at Little Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church, at McDowell. Burial followed the service in the Greenbury Hall Cemetery, at McDowell.
Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, of Martin, in charge of arrangements.