October 12, 2016
WEST POINT — Robbie Nelson Gilleylen, 81, died Oct. 7, 2016, at Trinity Healthcare Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Rose of Sharon COGIC in Amory with Jessie Hutton officiating. Burial will follow in Amory Masonic Cemetery. Visitation is from 3-6 p.m. today at the church. Carter’s Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Gilleylen was born Jan. 19, 1935, to the late Robert Nelson and Lila Nelson. She was the owner of Gilleylen’s Dairy Bar. She is survived by her sons, James E. Gilleylen and Ronald K. Gilleylen, both of Dallas, Texas; daughters, Sharon D. Poston of West Point, Emily D. McMillian and, both of Atlanta; sisters, Delia Bernice Thomas of Tchula, Verma Lyons of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Belinda Raybon of Oxford; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.