Ella Faye Bruton Gulent, 70, of 805 Hetty Hill Street, passed away Tuesday, December 18, in Mary Black Hospital, Gaffney.
She was born in Spartanburg County and was a daughter of the late Charles M. and Loree Jones Graham.
Ella Faye was a graduate of Granard High School and received a B.A. Degree in Sociology from Benedict College, Columbia, SC. She was a retired employee of Nestle Corporation.
She was a member of Limestone Missionary Baptist Church where she served as a former member of the Sunday School, Senior Choir, and Girl’s Auxiliary. She was also a member of Virgin Mary Chapter Order of the Eastern Star.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey Richardson.
Surviving are: one sister, Betty Edwards of Gaffney; nieces, Tina, Glenda, and Paula Edwards, all of Gaffney; aunts, Mary McCoy of Greer, SC and Deloris Jones of Elizabeth, NJ; a special friend, Willie James Littlejohn, of Gaffney; a host of other friends including, Finley Tate of Gaffney.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, 2:30 p.m., in Limestone Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Golden officiating. Interment will follow in Gaffney Memorial Park.
She will be in state in the church Saturday at 2:00 p.m. The family is at the home of her sister, Betty Edwards, 152 Camellia Circle.
The Gilmore Mortuary