Kenneth Elton Gillespie, 83, died Sunday, Aug. 7. He was a building contractor in Refugio County for many years.
He was born on Dec. 11, 1928, on a farm outside of Bayside to Boyce and Lorraine Gillespie.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday, Sept. 5, at St. Therese Church in Woodsboro.
Burial will be at a later date in La Rosa Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice, 4209 S. Capital of Texas Highway Suite 120 Austin, Texas 78704.