Mary Elizabeth Gillespie, 96, died peacefully Friday, December 25, 2020, in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born April 14, 1924, in Bryant to Ben and Maud (Haugh) Hough. She was married to Richard Gillespie.
She graduated from Bryant High School. She and her husband owned and worked a farm in Geneva much of their lives.
She is survived by her daughter, Ann Marie (Joseph S.) Byrum; three grandchildren, Matthew (Missy) Byrum; Andrea (Chad) Stewart; and Emily (Brian) Eubanks; seven great-grandchildren, Hunter Byrum; Madison Byrum; Connor Harmon; Christopher Harmon; Cody Harmon; Ethan Stewart; and Zoe Stewart; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
A memory gathering of immediate family only will be held.