The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


March 28, 2014

Gerilda “Jill” Baldwin

— Gerilda “Jill” Dean Baldwin, 71, of Athens died Thursday, March 27, 2014, at home. Services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at Spry Funeral Home with Aaron Dunnavant officiating. Entombment will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Baldwin was born May 19, 1942, in Blount County. She was a homemaker and a member of Westside Baptist Church in Oneonta.

Survivors include her husband, Thomas Leon Baldwin of Athens; daughter, Tammy Brown and husband Bobby of Athens; sons, Michael Baldwin and wife Bonnie, and Tony Baldwin and wife Tina, all of Athens, Skip Baldwin and wife Cammie of Owensville, Ind.; sister, Darlene Hogland and husband Billy of Oneonta; brothers, Johnny Witt and wife Linda of Cleveland, Travis Witt and wife Debbie of Trussville; 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Limestone County.

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