Gladys Edna Donahue

Published 8:37 am Friday, March 17, 2017

Gladys Edna Donahue


Gladys Edna Donahue, 91, of Danville, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Danville Health and Rehab in Danville. She was born on September 10, 1925 in Danville, Kentucky to the late Edward and Agnus Ash Pendygraft. Gladys was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Forrest Donahue.

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Gladys worked for Boyle Pharmacy for many years and most importantly was a homemaker, raising a wonderful family. She was a member of Danville First Church of God.

Surviving are two daughters, Debbie Sallee (Danny) of Harrodsburg and Connie Stowe (Dale) of North Carolina; seven grandchildren, Danny Sallee, Jr., Cheryl Sallee, Chad Hendren, Shelly Smith, Mickey Stowe, Jr., Dana Jackson, and Allison Arros; 22 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with her husband and parents, Gladys was preceded in death by two brothers, CT Pendygraft and James Pendygraft, and three sisters, Christine Neikirk, Flossie Milburn, and Ferba Westerfield.

Funeral services 11 a.m. Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Preston Pruitt Spurlin Funeral Home with Bro. John Westerfield, Bro. Danny Sallee, and Mr. Dale Stowe officiating. Burial in Bellevue Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday, March 17, 2017 from 6-8 p.m.

Pallbearers are Danny Sallee, Jr., Chad Hendren, Logan Thomas Hall, Matthew Allen, Thomas Lane Sallee, and Christopher Mills. Honorary pallbearers are Harrison Eugene Hendren, Morgan Martinez, Shawn Martinez, John D. Westerfield IV and John D. Westerfield V.