GRANDVIEW - Demetreial Terrell Gillespie, 16, formerly of Charleston, died Dec. 23, 2005, at Research Medical Center in Kansas City as the result of an automobile accident.
Born June 25, 1989, in Cape Girardeau, son of Tonya Gillespie White of Grandview and Waymon Campbell of Cape Girardeau, he was a junior at Grandview High School, where he was a member of the wrestling team. He was also a member of New Life Ministries Church, where he was a junior minister.
Survivors in addition to his parents include: maternal grandparents Emmett and George Gillespie of Charleston; paternal grandparents Calvin and Edna Campbell of East Prairie; paternal step-grandmother Pearlie White of Sikeston; and step-father Joseph White of Grandview.
Visitation will be from noon until service time at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Bowden Civic Center in Charleston. The Rev. Bryon Jordon will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.
Williams Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.