Patricia Gilstrap

Honea Path – Patricia Ann Redden Gilstrap, 80, widow of Dearl B. Gilstrap, formerly of Tribble Street, died Thursday, March 10, 2022 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.

Born in Pickens County, she was a daughter of the late William R. and Wilma Olivia Timmerman Redden. She was a member of Conastee Church of God of Prophecy, and was retired from her work as a housekeeper. She was a loving mother and grandmother.

 Mrs. Gilstrap is survived by two sons: Tony Gilstrap (Angela) and Dearl B. Gilstrap Jr. (Sharon) both of Piedmont; five daughters: Debra Milton (David) of Pelzer, Teresa Alewine (Robert) of Honea Path, Wanda Strickland (Dale) of Honea Path, Tina M. Wood of Belton and Lisa Inman of Idaho; her sister Virginia Sewell of Marietta, SC; fifteen grandchildren, and many great and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her two brothers: William and Hubert Redden.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, March 14 at Pruitt Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends at 10:00 AM at Pruitt Funeral Home, prior to the service. Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Monday at Coleman Memorial Cemetery, 1599 Geer Highway, Travelers Rest, SC 29690.

The family is at the home of Holly Lee, 210 Whitfield Rd., Honea Path. Messages of condolence may be left for them at

Service Details

  • Date: Monday, March 14, 2022
  • Time: 11:00 AM
  • Place: Pruitt Funeral Home Chapel
  • Cemetery: Coleman Memorial Cemetery (see obituary for address)
  • Visitation: 10 - 11 AM Monday at Pruitt Funeral Home, prior to the service
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