Dorothy Mae McKinley Gills, 92, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, LA, passed away peacefully at 9:55 a.m. on Monday, July 27, 2020.
A public viewing will be conducted from 8:00 a.m. until funeral time at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 2424 Grand Caillou Road in Houma, LA. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.
She is survived by her son, Russell Gills, Sr.; daughters, Roslyn M. Gills and Delores G. Taylor; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren; devoted niece and caretaker, Paula McKinley Outley; and sisters, Thelma M. Butler and Hazel M. Burns.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George Gills, Jr.; son, John Gills; parents, William, Sr. and Odeal Moore McKinley; brother, William, Melvin, Herbert, James and Henry McKinley; and sister-in-law, Octavia J. McKinley.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.
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