Charles G. "Charlie" Gillespie, 61, of Rising Sun, IN, formerly of Aurora, IN died Sunday, March 7, 2010 in Rising Sun, IN.
He was born Wednesday, February 2, 1949 in Batesville, IN, Son of the late Edgar Gillespie and Charlene Clark Gillespie.
He served his Country as an Army Veteran. He worked as a Manufacturing Engineer for Meyer Cord.
He was a member of the Mensa Society & the Aurora American Legion. He enjoyed music, loved to travel and worked hard all of his life.
Surviving are Mother, Charlene Gillespie of Cave City, KY; Wife, Elaine "Lainie" Gillespie of Rising Sun, IN; Daughters, Candi Gillespie Berry of Aurora, IN, & Brandi Gillespie of Dillsboro, IN; Stepson, Scott Wilson of North Ridgeville, OH; Brother, Denny Gillespie of Cave City, KY; Sister, Karen Probus of Horse Cave, KY; Special Uncle, John Clark of Lawrenceburg, IN; Grandchildren, Alex & Kristen Berry, Sky Cannon & Stephanie Valentine.
Friends will be received 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Thursday, March 11, 2010 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.
Services will be held following visitation at 8:00 PM with Pastor Ron Cox officiating.
Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.