Huntley, Gladys


Gladys Bowden Huntley, of Amelia Island, Florida passed away on November 24, 2021, at the age of 86.

She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother ("Tutu") and great-grandmother. Mrs. Huntley was born in Willow Springs, North Carolina; raised in Niagara, North Carolina and attended Southern Pines High School.

She raised her children in Atlanta, Georgia, and lastly resided in Amelia Island, Florida. She was preceded in death by her high school sweetheart and husband of 68 years, William T. Huntley III and beloved sister, Doris.

Family was of the utmost importance to her, and she was more than just the matriarch.

Mrs. Huntley will be lovingly remembered by her four children, David (Cathy), William IV, Charlton (Traci) and Kimberly (Tim); five grandchildren, Kristin (Levi), Brent (Kayla), Jessica (CJ), Shae and Cole; four great-grandchildren, Dylan, Taylor, Trystan and Bonnie; and sisters, Mavis, Brenda and Linda as well as a cherished, extended family. A private celebration of life will be held by the family at a later date.

"Say not, in grief, that she has gone, but give thanks that she was yours."

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Funeral Home Information

Oxley-Heard Funeral Home

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