Gladys Irene (Gregory) Upchurch, age 81, of Lanesville, Ind., passed
away on May 25, 2016.
She was born on February 22, 1935, in Monticello, Ky., to the late
Eli and Flora "Effie" (Koger) Gregory.
She was a great homemaker and also worked at Walmart in Corydon,
Ind. for many years. She was a faithful member at Harrison Hills
Baptist Church in Lanesville, Ind. who enjoyed gardening, her
flowers, shopping, and loved her cats, Fluffy and Callie.
She was preceded in death by her husband—Cecil Upchurch; son-in-law—
Thomas Gill; siblings—Alpha Hancock (Newell), Roy Gregory (Margaret),
Lula Cooper (Woodrow), Jesse Gregory (Mary), Robert Gregory, Mary
Gregory and Ina Gregory.
She is survived by her loving children—Vickie Wright (Tim), Roger
Upchurch (Ceil), and Melodie Gill (Thomas); sister—Evalee Roberts
(Shelby); five grandchildren—Daniel (Ashley), Bradley (Katie),
Ashley, Andrew and Lucas.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at
Harrison Hills Baptist Church. Burial followed at Lanesville
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Harrison Hills
To leave a special message for the family, please visit
Newcomer Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on June 7, 2016