Mildred Faye Gallagher Carpenter Lynn Morrison, 86, of Abingdon, Va. ( where she resided with her daughter Carol for the last year) died in Abingdon Thursday, May 17, 2012. She was born May 9, 1926 in Barnesville, Ohio, daughter of the late George F. and Vergie Spencer Gallagher, where she resided for 85 years.
She was a member of the First Christian Church where she was a member of the CWF and was a Sunday School teacher for many years. She was also a former member of OES #201.
She was preceded by three husbands, John V. Carpenter, Joseph S. Lynn and Lawrence Earl Morrison; four brothers, Orville, Lester, George and Jimmie Gallagher; and four sisters, Letha Gallagher, Bernice Smith, Hildred Main and Anna Eschbaugh.
Surviving are four children , Jackie (Gene) Lohman of Abingdon, Carol (Ron) Mink of Abingdon, Karen (Jim) Murphy of Groveport, Ohio and Joe Lynn II of Barnesville; two stepsons, Charles (Mary) Morrison of Barnesville and Bruce (Judy) Morrison of Los Fresnos, Texas; sister, Anita Lucas of Barnesville; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation was Saturday, May 19, 2012 until time of the service at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville, Ohio. Burial followed the service in Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville.