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“I was searching online for friends that I knew when I was active in the NEA Black Caucus and I found out the sad news of Jackie's passing a year ago....Read More »
1 of 88 | Posted by: Pat Shepard (Brown) - Lincoln, NE

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. ”
2 of 88 | Posted by: Ralph Alexander - Laurel Hill, FL

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Blessings to the familyDonna Proffitt ”
3 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“Our prayers are with Tyrone and the family at this sad time. We grieve the loss of a beautiful sprit whose smile lightened the hearts of all who...Read More »
4 of 88 | Posted by: Hellena and Isaiah Tidwell

“You will be greatly missed! love you! ”
5 of 88 | Posted by: Lisa Crowe - Duncan, SC

“I extend my condolences and deepest sympathy to the Gilmore family. Soror Jackie was a member of the Spartanburg AKA Graduate Chapter responsible for...Read More »
6 of 88 | Posted by: Vickie Muller - Columbia, SC

“To the family,You are in my thoughts and prayers. Soror Gilmore was my favorite teacher/assistant principal at Whitlock Junior High School. She was...Read More »
7 of 88 | Posted by: Dionne Chatman-Byrd - Spartanburg, SC

“Blessed to have met you and grateful that you shared your husband with our Fraternity!Alfred R. Forbes IV, Ph.D.2-Phi Nu-F'95West PointOmega Psi Phi...Read More »
8 of 88 | Posted by: Alfred Forbes - Atlanta, GA

Breakfast at the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc Centennial “So grateful for your warm smile and your great heart for people. You welcomed me when I visited and you made me feel like a son whenever I was...Read More »
9 of 88 | Posted by: Kurmmell Knox - Roseville, MI

“I will always remember you as we were both students at SC State. I still consider you as a friend and did a tribute in your honor on my FB page. May...Read More »
10 of 88 | Posted by: Wayman Johnson - Aiken, SC

“Your smile, your laughter and your enthusiastic spirit will be missed. Prayers go out to the family. ”
11 of 88 | Posted by: Jacqueline Davis - Spartanburg, SC

“I am a former employee of District 7 Schools-Carver Jr. High (70's). I would like to offer my sincerest sympathy to the family. I will keep you in my...Read More »
12 of 88 | Posted by: B. Joyce Washington - Spartanburg, SC

“Thank you, Mrs. Gilmore for being a beacon of light in my life. Your beautiful soul lives on.Love,Alycya Miller ”
13 of 88 | Posted by: Alycya Miller - New York, NY

“Our condolences to the Gilmore family on the loss of your dear one. We lift your family up in prayers.Dr. Arthur and Lennetta Gray-Brewton ”
14 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“Dr. Gilmore, So sorry for your loss. My best to you and your family. With deepest condolences ”
15 of 88 | Posted by: Sam Powell - Spartanburg, SC

“Tyrone, my love, prayers and condolences are with you and your family during this very difficult time. May God wrap His loving arms around you all...Read More »
16 of 88 | Posted by: April Watts - Leesville, SC

“To the Gilmore a FamilyMrs Gilmore was my 7th a Grade teacher at Carver junior High. She was not only a teacher to me she was my friend. She has...Read More »
17 of 88 | Posted by: Annie Hill - Spartanburg, SC

“Praying for the family. You'll has loss a beautiful and Bless lady. May God continue to bless and keep you'll. ”
18 of 88 | Posted by: Nancy Dogan - Martinsville, VA

“Mrs. Gilmore was such a sweet lady. It's hard to forget someone; who gave you so much to remember. She will be missed dearly. My condolences to the...Read More »
19 of 88 | Posted by: Angela Lyles Butler - SC

“Praying for the family of Mrs. Jackie Gilmore. She will truly be missed. Such a sweet spirit will always be missed. God will heal the pain in time....Read More »
20 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“We are sorry for the Gilmore lost MRS.Jacqueline.C Gilmore was the sweets woman. She will be missed but never forgotten.Love Always the Wykle and...Read More »
21 of 88 | Posted by: Barbara Wykle - Spartanburg, SC

“Mrs. Gilmore was a wonderful woman who made a tremendous impact on the young lives she touched! My thought and prayers are with her family. ”
22 of 88 | Posted by: Ann Black-Jones - Spartanburg, SC

“I am so sorry for yourloss. I will always remember Jackie she was such a beautiful sweet person. I will forever remember her smile. May God continue...Read More »
23 of 88 | Posted by: Tommie Watt - Spartanburg, SC

“I am so sorry for your lost. Jackie was such a beautiful sweet person. I will always remember the beautiful smile. I loved Jackie and Ty both. They...Read More »
24 of 88 | Posted by: Tommie Watt - Spartanburg, SC

“To the Gilmore family:I was saddened when I received the news about the death of "Jakie". She was a caring and compassionate woman. She will be...Read More »
25 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Gilmore family during this time of bereavement. ”
26 of 88 | Posted by: Douglas Harris - Atlanta, GA

27 of 88 | Posted by: Peggy Jarmon - Spartanburg, SC

“May the God of comfort give you peace during this difficult time and may the memories of Ms. Gilmore sustain you. Praying for you. ”
28 of 88 | Posted by: Anita Littlejohn-Jennings - SC

“Gracefulness and humility personified. I was privileged to be one of many teenagers to whom she bestowed great words of wisdom. She will be missed....Read More »
29 of 88 | Posted by: Yolanda Fowler-Moore - SC

“Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you. ”
30 of 88 | Posted by: Thomas Javis

“Mrs. Gilmore, You were my sunshine. When I wanted tobe a cheerleader you showed me how. When it was time for college you and Mr. Gilmore told me SC...Read More »
31 of 88 | Posted by: Debra Grant - Moore, SC

“Mrs. Gilmore was a very kind and loving person. My thoughts and prayers are with you Mr. Gilmore and family at this sad time. May the Lord bless and...Read More »
32 of 88 | Posted by: John Fuller - Vacaville, CA

“Sorry for your loss! Jackie Gilmore will be by many. Heaven has gained another Angel ”
33 of 88 | Posted by: Joeann Hackett - Charlotte, NC

34 of 88 | Posted by: Robert Duncan - Silver Spring, MD

Marilyn's Ordination at CBC “My condolences to the Gilmore Family. We always thought of Jakie as a member of the family. She was always there for us and especially my sister,...Read More »
35 of 88 | Posted by: Georgia Davis - Taylors, SC

“Jakie was my friend since elementary school. We went to high school and college together also. I know that she was a vital person, loved SCSU, was...Read More »
36 of 88 | Posted by: Audrey Battiste - Atlanta, GA

“Jakie, my beautiful childhood friend and AKA Sorority Sister, your work is done; rest peacefully. I can still envision you as a majorette for Claflin...Read More »
37 of 88 | Posted by: Barbara Graves - Newport News, VA

“Mrs. Gilmore paved the way for many women/men in the field of education and other professions. It was her manner of encouraging others and "doing...Read More »
38 of 88 | Posted by: Karen Black Rogers - Moore, SC

39 of 88 | Posted by: Patricia Mobley - Spartanburg, SC

“Talent,beauty, poise, knowledge, grace, intellect, this and so much more was embedded within this true woman of God. When you pick footsteps to...Read More »
40 of 88 | Posted by: Patricia Mobley - Spartanburg, SC

“Tyrone, Tyrone Jr. Tracy & familyJackie was a beautiful lady !!! Great friend and wonderful neighbor for many many years !!! She will be missed but...Read More »
41 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“Love this Beautiful lady she was a beautiful person inside n out Whitlock days you are truly loved by many will be missed never forgotten Rest in...Read More »
42 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the family.She was my 7th grade homeroom teacher.What a joy to meet a lovely young lady,also found out she lived in the Community...Read More »
43 of 88 | Posted by: Barbara Evans - Orangeburg, SC

“Ms.Gilmore was a great educational mentor. My condolences to the family. ”
44 of 88 | Posted by: Cynthia Wofford

45 of 88 | Posted by: Booker T Sears,Jr. Hackensack,N.J.

“We pray our heavenly father will wrap his arms around each of you,give you all strength,and have faith that our Mama Jakie is at peace,no more...Read More »
46 of 88 | Posted by: Jay and Lynn Foster - SC

“To the family, you're in our prayers. ”
47 of 88 | Posted by: Marrunda Allen - chesnee, SC

“Our heartfelt condolences to the Gilmore Family. ”
48 of 88 | Posted by: Ausker and Barbara Morris - GA

“Im so sorry for the Gilmore loss. Mama jackie was a mother figure to me and my family. she was wonderful woman. U will always be in my heart. I love...Read More »
49 of 88 | Posted by: Geneva Gregory - Spartanburg, SC

“Sending my condolences to the Gilmore Family ”
50 of 88 | Posted by: Shikari Jones - Wellford, SC

“Mrs. Gilmore was an amazing women who wore many hats. She taught me so much about following my dreams and she would often say " ask for anything that...Read More »
51 of 88 | Posted by: Felicia Foster-Maldonaado - NY

“Our condolences to the Gilmore Family.From the Austin, Woodruff and Vernon Family ”
52 of 88 | Posted by: Trudy Woodruff - Spartanburg, SC

“Please accept our deepest heartfelt condolences on the passing of your love one, we pray God's grace peace and comfort as you go through this time of...Read More »
53 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the Gilmore Family in the loss of you wife, mom, and family member. May God bless you during this sad time. ”
54 of 88 | Posted by: Karen Bobo - Ames, IA

“So sorry for your loss Prayers to The Gilmore Family my condolences to you all for comfort and strength during this time. ”
55 of 88 | Posted by: Villette Roberson - Charlotte, NC

“I will miss Jackie! We had been friends since she moved to Spartanburg. Her mother cared for my son when I lived in Orangeburg.... Just recently, we...Read More »
56 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathy in your lost. ”
57 of 88 | Posted by: Bernard Williams - Deatsville, AL

“I remember my favorite lady from high school. You will be greatly missed. I speak the peace of God over your family. What a honor to be presence...Read More »
58 of 88 | Posted by: Jacqueline JacquelineMcabee - NC

“My deepest condolences to the family of Mrs Gilmore, she was such a sweet sweet lady she will truly be missed. Your Red Lobster Buddy. ”
59 of 88 | Posted by: Sharon Gilliam - Spartanburg, SC

“Yah has a special place in heaven for you. ”
60 of 88 | Posted by: Ralph Bullock- Alexander - FL

“Sending my condolences to the Gilmore Family,May the Lord hold you close and comfort you during your time in need. The Thomas,Foster Family ”
61 of 88 | Posted by: Deborah Thomas - Columbia, SC

“Sending my condolences to the Gilmore Family,May the Lord hold you close and comfort you during your time in need. The Thomas,Foster Family ”
62 of 88 | Posted by: Deborah Thomas - Columbia, SC

“The love and respect that we have for this beautiful soul cannot be expressed in words. Please know that our hearts ache for the loss of Miss Jakie....Read More »
63 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“You were such a beautiful, kind, intelligent and positive lady. Rest in eternal peace. My condolences to the Gilmore family. ”
64 of 88 | Posted by: Tessi Dawkins Redfern - Charlotte, NC

“Such A Lady. Praying for your Family. ”
65 of 88 | Posted by: Earle Posey - Spartanurg, SC

66 of 88 | Posted by: Paulette Smith-Young - Spartaburg, SC

“Brother Gilmore,Please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved wife Jakie. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire...Read More »
67 of 88 | Posted by: Greg Fowler - Dayton, OH

“May the peace of GOD be w/ the family as you accept Ms Coleman transition. ”
68 of 88 | Posted by: Benni Simpson - Norcross, GA

“Praying for the Gilmore family. So sorry for your loss. Rest in Heavenly Paradise!!! ”
69 of 88 | Posted by: Jacqueline Y Carter - Spartanburg, SC

“Rest in Heavenly Paradise!!! ”
70 of 88 | Posted by: Jacqueline Y Carter - Spartanburg, SC

“Rest in Heavenly Paradise!!! ”
71 of 88 | Posted by: Jacqueline Carter - Spartanburg, SC

“My prayers are with the family of such a great women. Brenda Styles Oglesby ”
72 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“My prayers and condolences for the family. She was such a sweet lady. Loved and cared for everyone's kids. ”
73 of 88 | Posted by: Elaine Jones - Spartanburg, SC

“Mrs.Gilmore you are going to be missed RiP my sweet angel ”
74 of 88 | Posted by: Melissa Owens - Spartanburg, SC

“Throughout my years as an educator, Dr. and Mrs. Gilmore were so supportive of my career. Mrs. Gilmore always had a kind word to share. She will be...Read More »
75 of 88 | Posted by: Dr. Patrick Suber - Moore, SC

“My deepest condolences to the Gilmore family. Words can't express the true Gem we have lost here in Spartanburg. Mrs. Gilmore has explemified...Read More »
76 of 88 | Posted by: Natalie Lyles - Roebuck, SC

“My heart is so heavy, best science teacher ever and we had became friends, shopping together and lunch dates. Always such a caring and giving person,...Read More »
77 of 88 | Posted by: Faye Smith - Inman, SC

“Extending sympathies and prayers to the family. She was always a sweet person. ”
78 of 88 | Posted by: Doris Felder - Orangeburg, SC

“I am experiencing great sadness since yesterday morning after hearing that Mrs. Jacqueline Gilmore passed away last night. She was my fictive second...Read More »
79 of 88 | Posted by: Alexander Hines - St. Paul, MN

“Good morning Cleveland Jr. High & Whitlock alums. I am experiencing great sadness this morning after hearing that Mrs. Jacqueline Gilmore passed away...Read More »
80 of 88 | Posted by: A friend

“Im so sorry to hear bout the loss. She was a great mother and grandmother. She was like a mother to me. She wonderful grandmother to my daughter. She...Read More »
81 of 88 | Posted by: Dylan Gregory - Spartanburg, SC

“Am sorry for the loss. She was my Guidance Counsel at Cleveland Junior School. I love her so Much she will be missed! Sharon ”
82 of 88 | Posted by: Sharon Ellis - spartanburg, SC

“This wonderful Lady spread so much love and wisdom to everyone that she came in contact with! She took care of child that she was in charge of and...Read More »
83 of 88 | Posted by: Star Douglas - Spartanburg, SC

“We Are So Sorry For This Loss. May God who calls our dear ones home....enfold you with His love and send you comfort. With Deepest Sympathy.....The...Read More »
84 of 88 | Posted by: Karla, Karl, Reginald, Edward Stewart - SC

“Mrs. Gilmore was a beautiful person. I remember her when she was just out of college as a substitute teacher. I pray for her family as the begin to...Read More »
85 of 88 | Posted by: Sherry Philson - Boiling Springs, SC

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
86 of 88 | Posted by: MICHAEL AND PONICE COLEMAN - SC

“Our times together we're many that we'll always treasure - memories that were made to last forever. You will be missed tremendously by so many whose...Read More »
87 of 88 | Posted by: Camille Weston (Sears) - Columbia, SC

“So sad to hear. Sorry for your loss. She was an able advocate for all students. ”
88 of 88 | Posted by: Linda Pearson-Goode - Spartanburg, SC

Jacqueline passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

Jacqueline was a resident of South Carolina.

A Celebration of the Life of Jacqueline 'Jakie' Coleman Gilmore will be held on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 700 S. Converse St., Spartanburg, SC. The Reverend Jerry Louis Gadsden will officiate.

Mrs. Gilmore will lie in state at Cornerstone Baptist Church on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. until the hour of the service.

Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood Glendale Rd., Spartanburg, SC.

The family will receive friends at 201 Pine Cove Dr., Inman, SC.
The family will receive friends at the church from 8:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to South Carolina State University, General Scholarship Fund in memory of Jacqueline C. Gilmore.