Thresa Ann Bennett Gill

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Thresa Ann Bennett Gill of West Memphis passed peacefully into Heaven at the age of 85 on July 10, 2020. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert Earl Gill of the home; daughter, Valorie Gill Wilson (husband Rick) of Munford, Tenn.; son, Robert Earl Gill II (wife Marie) of Bartlett, Tenn.; grandson, Robert Earl Gill III, of West Memphis; granddaughters Sonja Maria Wilson of Brentwood, Tenn., and Stella Marie Gill of Bartlett, Tenn.; sister, Evalene Bennett Tarlton of Jonesboro; a host of beloved cousins, nieces and nephews and an honorary family member, Mats Liljestam of Hollviken, Sweden. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bassel Bennett and Elva Rogers Bennett of Tyronza.

A Celebration of Life was July 14 at her home church, First United Methodist Church in West Memphis. Burial followed at Tyronza Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, she wanted any that choose to do so, to donate to her church in her memory.

In consideration of COVID-19, the visitation and services were observed by social distancing.