Nellie Gaile Bishop|
Portsmouth - Nellie Gaile Bishop, 67, died April 9, 2017. A native of Richmond, she was predeceased by her father, Norman Proffitt; and two daughters. She was a retired Special Education teacher for Portsmouth Public Schools. Survivors include her husband, Thomas E. Bishop; daughter, Patricia Gallop; sister, Dale Knowles; brother, William Proffitt; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Apr. 13, at 1 PM in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel by Mr. Keith Lewis. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 7-8:30 PM. www.SturtevantFuneralHome.com
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Apr. 12, 2017