Doris Gallagher Tyree
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Doris Gallagher Tyree
  • May 16, 1928 - August 31, 2017
  • Madison Heights, Virginia

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Doris Christine Gallagher Tyree, 89, of Madison Heights, went home to be with her Lord, Thursday, August 31, 2017 after a brief illness. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Boyd Lee Tyree, Jr.

Born in Lynchburg, May 16, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Bernard Francis Gallagher and Nannie Robertson Gallagher and was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bernard L. Gallagher, Jr. and James
Gallagher. Mrs. Tyree was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister, and grandmother. She was a devoted member of Elon Baptist Church, where she served as church treasurer for many years.

Mrs. Tyree is survived by her daughter, Carol Tyree (Jim Curtis) of Lynchburg; her son, Darrell Tyree of Madison Heights; a brother, Joseph Gallagher and wife Connie of Spring Hill, FL and a granddaughter, Katie Tyree of Madison Heights and her fiance', Joshua Brady.

A service celebrating Mrs. Tyree's life will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Elon Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Tyree and the Rev. Don Bailey officiating. Interment will follow at Fort Hill Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Whitten Monelison Chapel and other times at the home of her son, Darrell, 280 Thomas Road, Madison Heights.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Elon Baptist Church, 145 Younger Drive, Madison Heights, VA 24572.

To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.whittenmonelisonchapel.