Jean Emily Gourley
December 18, 1916 – August 25, 2015
Jean Emily Gourley, 98, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday. A native of Liverpool, England she was daughter to the late Hugh William & Emily Williamson Blackwood. Jean worked at a publishing company. She was a Christian woman and her family were her life. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Gourley, and daughter, Linda Herb and granddaughter Angel Coan.
She is survived by her children, Andrew Gourley (Christine) of Raleigh, Samuel Gourley (Susan) of Garner, and daughter, Lucille Gourley of Wendell, grandchildren, Carol McCoy, Nathaniel Herb, Ethan Herb, Jonathan, Charles, & Gideon Gourley, and 5 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Gideons International
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. third St., Wendell