AHOSKIE, NC – Donna Kay Milteer, age 65, of Loftin Lane, passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2022 at the Ahoskie House in Ahoskie, NC.
Mrs. Milteer was born on October 17, 1956 to Kenneth Gillespie and Gracie Jones Gillespie in Suffolk, VA. She was a hard worker, having 2 jobs at the time. Donna worked as a waitress, to cashiering, to working with a veterinarian. She loved animals dearly and homed many over the years. She was an avid football fan with Tom Brady being her favorite. Donna also enjoyed NASCAR and the beach. She loved her family and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Gillespie, Jr.
Donna is survived by her daughter, Cheyanne Milteer of Ahoskie; brother, Howard Madison Gillespie of Ahoskie; her sister, Cheryl Adams and husband Gene of Windsor; granddaughter, Haley Knox of Aulander; two grandsons, Eric Parker of Wilmington, and Seth Parker of Ahoskie; a niece, April Gillespie of Windsor; two nephews, Stephen Gillespie of Windsor, and Kevin Gillespie of Ahoskie; two great-nieces, Michaela Respass, and Brooklyn Thomas, both of Windsor; a great-nephew, Jayden Respass of Windsor.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, from 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC with a celebration of life service following at 3:00 pm with Ray Faircloth, Jr. officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions would be greatly appreciated to help with unexpected cost, due to the passing away of Donna. You may donate online by clicking here
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Milteer family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.