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Mrs. Etholeen Woody Gallagher

Died: August 18, 2018

Etholeen Woody Gallagher, of Hendersonville, passed away peacefully at the Carolina Village Medical Center on Saturday, August 18, 2018. A native of Maryville, TN and a longtime resident of Hendersonville, she was the daughter of the late Gus and Anna Nicholson Woody. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in dea…read more

Etholeen Woody Gallagher, of Hendersonville, passed away peacefully at the Carolina Village Medical Center on Saturday, August 18, 2018. A native of Maryville, TN and a longtime resident of Hendersonville, she was the daughter of the late Gus and Anna Nicholson Woody. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Patrick Gallagher, Sr.; her daughter, Martha Bookout; and by her brothers, Patrick Woody and Kenneth Woody.

 

Etholeen enjoyed knitting, needlepoint and golf. She knitted hundreds of caps for newborns as a member of the Pardee Hospital Auxiliary. Her favorite pastime was playing cards, especially duplicate bridge where she attained the American Contract Bridge League rank of Silver Life Master.

 

She is survived by her son, Patrick, Jr. and his wife, Julie of Hendersonville; two daughters, Emily Knoch and her husband, Rolland of Chattanooga, TN and Mary Hayes and her husband, Byron of Fernandina Beach, FL; son-in-law, David Bookout of Charlotte; seven grandchildren, Sean Clisham, Kevin Clisham and his wife, Kerry Anne, George Gallagher and his wife, Allison, Sarah Pendleton and her husband, Matt, Mitchell Wilson, Leigh Ann Privette and her husband, Tyler and Lindsay Bookout; and by eleven great-grandchildren, Kiley, George, Margaret, Arden, Brady, Keegan, Anna, Blakely, Phoebe, Jep and James.

 

Interment will be at Pine Hill Cemetery in Corbin, Kentucky. No local service will be held.

 

The family would like to thank the staff of the Carolina Village Medical Center for their compassionate care of our mother for the past six years.

 

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Etholeen’s memory to a charity of your choice.

 

 

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Pine Hill Cemetery
Corbin, Kentucky


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