Tom P. Gillespie Jr.
1944 - 2018
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Tom P. Gillespie Jr., known to friends as Tommy, passed away November 22, 2018 at the age of 74 years. He was born August 11, 1944 to Tom Sr. and Dorothy Gillespie in St. Louis, MO. Tommy was a lifelong resident of Gary, Indiana, owner of Gillespie Ford Inc. , 1962 graduate of Tolleston High School and Airman in the United States Air Force. He was preceded in death by his parents Tom Gillespie Sr., Dorothy Gillespie (Johnny) Graham. He will forever be remembered by his children Candice (Derrick) Salter and Johnathan Gillespie. He will also be fondly remembered by Ladaye Gillespie, Anetra (James) Bell, Iona (Maurice) Wilson, siblings Robert (Lisa) Gillespie, Tamara Gillespie, Michelle Donaville (Roy) Morris, Johnny Graham, his grandchildren Caleb, Autumn, Gavin, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Visitation Wednesday November 28, 2018 from 9-11:00a.m. with funeral services at 11:00a.m. at Liberty Baptist Church 2301 Roosevelt St. Gary, IN. Pastor Antwon Brown, officiating.


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Published in Post-Tribune on Nov. 25, 2018.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
NOV
28
Visitation
09:00 - 11:00 AM
NOV
28
Funeral service
11:00 AM
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February 9, 2019
Will Miss & Always Remember You My BROTHER !!! Donna Hicks Watson - Mansfield B>K>A> Ms DAISY
Donna Watson Mansfield
November 29, 2018
Rest in peace Tommie.
Paul Thurston
November 28, 2018
TOMMY WAS SUCH A GREAT MAN HE WOULD HELP YOU IF YOU WAS IN NEED HE WAS REALLY NICE TO ME WHEN I MOVED HERE FROM CHICAGO HE GAVE ME THE NAME BUCK DON'T KNOW WHY TO THIS DAY HE NEVER SAID VIKI MY HEART GOES OUT TO THE FAMILY
Virginia Stokes
Friend
November 28, 2018
Condolences to the family...
Anonymous
November 28, 2018
SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS 1PET. 5:7 " THROW YOUR ANXIETY ON HIM BECAUSE HE CARES FOR YOU ".
November 28, 2018
RIP my brother


James "Doc" Dotson, Gary,In
November 28, 2018
Pete Negron
November 28, 2018
One of a kind, earth's loss is heavens gain,, thank you for original genuine friendship.
TANK HASKINS
Friend
November 27, 2018
Tommy was a great and funny guy. Going to miss my fried.
Charles Pickett
November 27, 2018
SO SORRY FOR THE LOST OF YOUR LOVE ONE
I SPEAK, PEACE AND HEALING INTO YOUR LIFE. GOOD FRIEND OF MINE
PATRICIA PATE
November 27, 2018
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
NINA scott
November 26, 2018
So sorry for the family loss we will be praying for everyone
Tina Berryhill
November 26, 2018
RIP - My friend
Tick Martin
November 26, 2018
Sorry for your loss
Ortilda Salter
November 26, 2018
Sending Sincerest Prayers and Heartfelt Condolences to the Family of Tommie Gillespie. You couldn't have met a kinder and Lovable person. May he rest in Eternal Peace.
Bonita L. Howard
November 26, 2018
My dear condolences to you Candice and the family on the passing of your dad. Please be comforted knowing he's not suffering anymore. I love you always. Mrs. Karen Pryce Stiggers ❤
Karen Stiggers
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