Judith "Judy" Gilmore, 80, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018. Born in Wagner, SD, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Kathryn (Hoey) Knight. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. Judy was a member of Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church in Lexington. She had the belief in life that nobody should be alone and she made sure that everybody felt loved.
She is survived by: her son, James "Jay" Franklin Gilmore, II; her daughters: Kathryn "Kay" Lee (John), Lynn Ann Craig and Marcella "Marcy" Shook (Ricky); her sister, Kathleen Standa (Fred); grandchildren: Lyndsay L. Slocum (Scott), Benjamin R. Lee (Ansley), Jacob A. Lee, Amy M. Gilmore, Jessica M. Gilmore, Jason A. Gilmore, Walker L. Rogers (Tessia), Laura N. Martin, Allison M. Kellis (Clinton) and James Evan Remley; 3 step-grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Otto Davis; grandson-in-law, Charles K. Tucker, III; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Curtis Allen Gilmore; her brothers: her brothers, Robert, Dugan and Richard Knight; her sisters, Carol Mason, June Davis and Jeanene Knight; and a granddaughter, Carra "Carrie" Tucker.
A Memorial Service for Mrs. Gilmore will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church's "Debt Free in Three" Fund (5503 Sunset Blvd., Lexington, SC 29072).