Ernest Jason Poole
Lola Jane Lipe
John Calvin Beeker Sr.
Annie Florede Bollinger
Charlie Poole
Annie Mae Beeker
Doris Elizabeth Poole


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1. Billy Linn Adams
2. Thomas Joel Gillespie

Doris Elizabeth Poole 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 10 Jun 1942, Landis, Rowan, NC, USA 3 5
  • Marriage (1): Billy Linn Adams
  • Marriage (2): Thomas Joel Gillespie on 7 Mar 2003 in , Rowan, NC 1
  • Died: 9 Oct 2012, Mooresville, Iredell, NC, USA at age 70

   FamilySearch ID: LRXY-42C.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Residence: on 20 Mar 1994 in China Grove, Rowan, NC, USA. 4

2. Obituary: Salisbury Post: obituary of Doris Poole Adams Gillespie on 11 Oct 2012 in Salisbury, Rowan, NC, USA. 5 MOORESVILLE - Doris Poole Adams Gillespie, 70, of Mooresville, passed away on Oct. 9, 2012, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center.

She was born in Landis on June 10, 1942, to Earl Overcash and the late Annie Beaker Overcash. Mrs. Gillespie was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Salisbury.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a son, Michael Eugene Chamberlain.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas "Tom" Joel Gillespie; father Earl Overcash; son John Bradley Chamberlain and wife Toni of Salisbury; stepdaughter Angela Gillespie Cash and husband Doug of Mooresville; stepson Thomas Joel Gillespie, Jr. of Ruth; sisters Lillian Overcash of China Grove, Karen Edwards and husband Paul and Sandra Mills and husband Tom, all of Greenville, S.C.; eight grandchildren; and numerous cousins.

Service and Visitation: A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Oct. 12 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Salisbury. The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service at the church.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Gillespie family. Condolences may be made to the family at

Doris married Billy Linn Adams. (Billy Linn Adams was born on 6 Oct 1948.)

Doris next married Thomas Joel Gillespie on 7 Mar 2003 in , Rowan, NC.1


1, North Carolina, U.S., Marriage Index, 1741-2011 (North Carolina State Archives. North Carolina County Marriage Indexes. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina.), Thomas Gillespie and Doris Adams, 7 Mar 2003, Rowan County, NC.

2 The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC) (Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina), 14 Nov 1994, obituary of Mrs. Annie Mae Beeker Overcash.

3, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Doris Elizabeth Poole, 10 Jun 1942 citing vol. 30, p. 824, Rowan, North Carolina.

4 The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC) (Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina), 22 Mar 1994, obituary of Charlie Poole.

5 Salisbury Post (Salisbury, NC) (Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina.), 11 Oct 2012, obituary of Doris Poole Adams Gillespie.

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