Connie Jo Gallaway, of Kennedale, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019. She was born on August 22, 1939 in Barnesville, Ohio to Melvin Maxwell Young and Evelyn Gay (Dalrymple) Young. She married Marvin Edward Gallaway on December 4, 1989. Connie was a loving mother and a beautiful person to everyone that she knew. She loved the beach and collecting seashells. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Brent A. Goforth.
Those left to cherish her memories are her husband, Marvin Gallaway; children, Gary Young Goforth and wife Cindy, Donald Glenn Goforth and wife Sheryl, Jeffrey Carlos Soto and fiancé Jeanette Flottman, Stacy Gallaway Lewis, Jeff Gallaway; grandchildren, Jeremy Goforth and wife Jessica, Kayla M Goforth, Sarah Goforth, Gary Jr. Goforth, Landon Gallaway, Mikel Long, Anthony VanWinkle; five greatgrandchildren; sisters Karen Young Green and fiancé David Oubre, Nancy Holmes; and many special nieces and nephews.
Funeral service for Connie will be Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 1:00PM at Emerald Hills Funeral Home in Kennedale with interment to follow at Emerald Hills Memorial Park in Kennedale. The family will receive friends for visitation on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 5:00-7:00PM at Emerald Hills Funeral Home in Kennedale.