Abby Cheek Gill


Abby Cheek Gill, 60, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday evening, Feb. 4, 2018, in a local hospital. 

She was the daughter of the late Lillian Brock Cheek and Freemont Cheek.  She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Abby Lessie Brock and Ed Brock;  paternal grandparents, Eliza Jenkins Cheek and Jeffrey Davis; and her brother, Gary Cheek. 

She owned and operated two convenience stores for many years. She had a good sense of humor and she enjoyed music, dancing and watching soap operas.  But most of all she loved being with her family. Shey was a Christian. 

Survivors include her sons: Dustin Gill and his wife, Whitney, and Kory Lawson; her grandchildren: Savannah Gill and Logan Lawson; sisters, Phyllis Biggs and Marcia Towers; her companion and boyfriend, Garry Cronan, all of Cleveland; very special cousin, Michael Cheek; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at 2 p.m. from the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Chapel with the Rev. Ray Cheatham officiating. 

The family will receive friends from noon until 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.   

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