Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
April 16, 2014 10:43 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Elmer G. Gullett, 90, of Marma Drive, Mount Vernon, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.

He was born March 19, 1924, in Red Brush, Ky., to the late Roscoe and Virgie (Blanton) Gullett. Elmer was employed and retired from Pittsburgh Plate Glass (PPG) where he worked in the Clay Room. He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene. Elmer enjoyed golfing at Irish Hills Golf Course. He also enjoyed hunting and gardening. But most of all, he loved the time he spent with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth (Harding) Gullett; his son, Jeffrey (Shirley) Gullett; his daughter, Mary Ann (Norman) Areia; two stepchildren, Diane Newton and Wesley McKenzie; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and his sister, Dixie Puckett.

Besides his parents, Elmer was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Gullett; his second wife, Bernice Gullett; his son, Gregory Gullett; four sisters, Ruby Leibel, Maggie Williams, Jewel Roland and Neva Salyers; and his brother, James Gullett.

Friends may call Thursday, from 1-2 p.m., at the First Church of the Nazarene, 807 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, where a service will follow beginning at 2 p.m. with Rev. Russ Gumm and Rev. Jack Christner officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Elmer G. Gullett.

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