Joan Marie Pelfrey Gilbreath
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Joan Marie Pelfrey Gilbreath, 66, of Double Springs, entered into rest Friday, May 23, 2014, at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham.

Visitation will be today, May 25, 2014 from 2 until 4 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where services will be held at 4 p.m. The Rev. David Nelson and the Rev. Roy Kilgore will officiate. Burial will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery.

Gilbreath was born on Oct. 4, 1947, in Haleyville. She was a loving mother of four and a devoted pastor’s wife for 50 years. She very much loved her brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends.

Gilbreath was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Pernie Pelfrey.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald Gilbreath; sons, Anthony (Beth) Gilbreath and Ronnie Gilbreath; daughters, DeAnna (Todd) Studdard and Kim (Scott) Oliver; and grandchildren, Hannah Studdard, Jacob Studdard, Abigail Gilbreath, Tres Gilbreath, Tate Gilbreath, Lindy Oliver and Sidney Oliver.

Friends may sign the guestbook online at

Nichols Funeral Home, Double Springs; 205-489-5139