Big Stone Gap – Waneta Deloris Gardner passed away peacefully Friday, January 25, 2019, at her residence in the Crackers Neck Community. She was of the Freewill Baptist faith. Deloris was a sales clerk of the Five Sisters Shop in Big Stone Gap, VA.
Deloris was preceded in death by two children, Cynthia Ann & Sarah Gardner, one grandchild, Robert Lynn Pittman, her parents, James Edward & Iva Sproles Leonard, two brothers, Paul and Charlie Leonard and one sister, Geraldine Snodgrass.
She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Walter Harold Gardner, her children, Walter Glenn Gardner(Debbie) & Regina Faye Pittman, one brother, James Marvin Leonard (Karen). Also surviving her are her grandchildren, Julia Nikole Castle(Cody), Michael David Pittman, and McKinzie Brooke Gardner, and one great grandchild, Ezekiel Donovan Castle.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, January 27, 2019 at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave., Big Stone Gap, VA. The graveside service will be at 11:00 am, Monday, January 28, 2019 at Powell Valley Memorial Gardens, 5650 Powell Valley Rd, Big Stone Gap, VA. Family & friends are asked to assemble at Gilliam Funeral Home Monday, January 28, 2019 to leave in procession at 10:30 am.
Gilliam Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Waneta Deloris Gardner.
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618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219