October 25, 2020

Mrs. Ollie Gay

Ollie GayMrs. Ollie Beatrice Gay, 105, of LaGrange entered into Eternal Rest Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at her residence.

Mrs. Gay was born January 16, 1911 and was the loving daughter of Robert Edward Lee Barfield and Sarah Elizabeth Yarbrough.

She is survived by a large and loving family.

Left to cherish her memories are her Brother, Winston Barfield of Statesville, NC.; Sister In-Law, Hazel Barfield, of Florida; Children, Valeria (James) Adcock, Libby Gay and Diane Crumpton all of LaGrange, GA.; Daughters In-Law, Faye C. Gay (Gene), Fay P. Gay (David) and Ellen Pike; Grandchildren, Debbie Schwab (Joey) Hancock, Jonesboro, GA.; Shannon Gay, LaGrange, GA.; Tracey (Todd) Hunt, Hogansville, GA.; Renee Lindsey, LaGrange, GA.; Ryan (Charlene) Bryant, LaGrange, GA. and Keisha Tumlin of Newnan, GA. Great Grandchildren, Brandon, Britney and Nick, Johnny and Brittney, Stevey (Whitney), Jonathon, Davey, Olivia, Jennifer, Gabby, Shawn, Derek and Lauren; and Great-Great Grandchildren, Kaleb, KateLynn, Khloe, Noah, Landen, Abel, Carter, Kaylie, Cody, Karly and Jaydyn.

Preceding Mrs. Gay in death were her parents, Robert Edward Lee and Sarah Elizabeth Yarbrough Barfield; Sisters, Mae “Belle” Taylor, Mattie Lou Foster, Mary Florence Albright, Jessie Alma Cromie and Audrey Lee Lentz. Brothers, John Calvin Barfield, Robert “Bob” Edward Barfield and Andrew Jackson (Jay) Barfield. Children, Sarah “Beatrice” Gay, Oren Eugene “Gene” Gay and David Wilfred Gay. Grandchildren, Michael Bryant, Jr., Michael Gay and Randy Lindsey (Renee); and Great-Great Granddaughter, Sidney Marie Harris (Brandon).

The visitation will be Friday, July 15, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. S.T. Janney and Rev. Jimmy Pruitt officiating.

Burial will follow at Forest Home Christian Church Cemetery in Roanoke, Alabama.

Memorials may be made to Forest Home Christian Church in Roanoke, Alabama in memory of Mrs. Gay.

Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home of Lagrange is in charge of the arrangements.


  1. Lisa Spradley says

    I am so sorry hear of the passing of your grandmother. My heart, love and prayers are with you and your family! Give my love to Faye… Love you my sister, Lisa

  2. Thank you Lisa…Love you too!

  3. so sorry for your loss, she lived a full life. We are never ready for them to leave us

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