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Cora Gilhart

Cora Gilhart

Friday, December 13th, 1946 Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

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Obituary for Cora Ellen Gilhart

Cora Ellen Burtt Gilhart, 72, of Hedgesville passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Berkeley Medical Center.

Born December 13, 1946 in Martinsburg, WV she was the daughter of the late Lyman C. and Margaret Mae Saville Burtt.

She had been employed with Corning Glass, National Fruit, I.R.S., taught at the Martinsburg Beauty School; and was a security guard with City Hospital.

Her greatest accomplishment was being a “mom”.

She is survived by one daughter, Tamela Gilhart; her doggie “Jules”; two brothers, Lyman Edward Burtt. Chester Dale Burtt and wife, Cathy; one sister, Nancy Jane Houck (John); and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty years, William H. Gilhart;two brothers, Zack Lee Burtt and William Wayne Burtt.

Family will receive friends on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Brown Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 1:00PM at Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Vanessa Smith officiating.

Interment will be in Hedgesville Cemetery.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 17th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
    Friday, May 17th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, May 18th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
    Saturday, May 18th, 2019
    Pastor Vanessa Smith
  • Interment

    Hedgesville Cemetery
    100 Mount Zion St.

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Danny and I send our heartfelt sympathy to all the family in Cora's death. He worked with her at Corning and says she was such a nice lady. Our prayers are with you all. John 14:1-6
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Dawn Rix

Heaven truly gained an Angel. So many great memories of such a wonderful lady! Loved her dearly not only as a Beauty Instructor but a dear friend♡ I am so very very sorry and shocked of her passing. Prayers to her family & friends! BLESSED are all who knew her. Rest In Peace sweet lady! You were one of a kind!
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