Laverne Blanche Gammill, 88, of Horseshoe Bend died Jan. 13, 2004, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem.
Born Jan. 10, 1916, in Mattoon, Ill., she was the daughter of Leonard and Blanche Pearl Lilly. She and her husband moved to this area in 1977. She was a member of Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church where she was an organist for several years.
Survivors include her husband, Eugene; a half-brother, Russell Wiley, of Mattoon; and a sister, Gussie Wright, also of Mattoon.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a half-brother, James Duvall.
Burial will be at a later date in Dodge Grove Cemetery in Mattoon. Arrangements are under the direction of Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel in Horseshoe Bend.