Jefferson “J.N.” N. Gilley, 92, died on Monday, April 02, 2018 at the Hospice House of Hutchinson. He was born Morrilton, Arkansas on July 3, 1925, the son of Earl and Evie (Robertson) Gilley.
On August 18th, 1946 J.N. married Erma (Dorris) Gilley. Together they raised three boys.
J.N. worked a variety of positions during his lifetime, including driving truck and renting real estate. He worked for many years for Cessna as a machinist, before entering retirement.
Survivors include three sons, John (Tammy) Gilley, Ernest Gilley and Jeff (Sandy) Gilley; five siblings, Barb (Paul) Dorris, JoAnn Myers, Glen Gilley, Iva Mae Gardner and James Earl (Jody) Gilley; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Preceding him in death are his parents, his loving wife Erma; brother Edsel Gilley and two sisters, Janelle Smith and Bonnalee Mitchell.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 1:00p.m.-8:00 p.m. with the family greeting from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Hutchinson Funeral Chapel.
Graveside Services will be held on Friday, April 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson, KS.
United States Marine Corps will be providing military honors.
Memorials may be made to the Reno County Veterans Memorial in care of the funeral home at 300 E. 30th, Hutchinson, KS 67502.