Friday, December 10, 2021

Obituary - Carol Lacy Gillogly

Carol Lacy Gillogly 77 of Drexel, Missouri passed away December 9, 2021 at Saint Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Memorial services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at Drexel First Baptist Church. 

A visitation will be held prior to the service Tuesday from 10:00 am to 11:00 am, also at the church. Services under the direction of Mullinax Funeral Home, Drexel Chapel (816-657-4400). 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Show-Me Christian Youth Home. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at

Carol Frances Gillogly was born January 19, 1944 in Freeman, Missouri to Robert Glenn and Ruby Muriel (Rinker) Lacy. She grew up in the Freeman area and graduated from Midway High School. She was united in marriage to Donald Gillogly on June 6, 1970. Together they made their home in Drexel, MO. Carol worked as a cook at the Drexel School before becoming a full time homemaker. She loved traveling, and she and Donald did a lot of mission work with Campers on Mission and Missourians on Mission. When not traveling, she enjoyed being with her family and friends. Carol loved to knit, crochet and quilt and made many things for family and friends. Carol was a woman of faith that loved the Lord and her church family at First Baptist Church of Drexel.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Cauline Edmonson and Charlene Lacy, brother RG Lacy, and step-son Loren Dean Gillogly.

She leaves behind her husband Donald Gillogly; daughters Lacy Gillogly of the home, and Alethea Gillogly of Branson, MO; son Glen (Faithia) Gillogly of Warrensburg, MO; step-daughters Lynda (Rusty) Taul of Pomona, Kansas and Lisa (Marvin) Headrick of Garnett, Kansas; grandchildren Natasha Howard, Addison Gillogly, Landon Gillogly, LaDeana Taul, Channon Taul, Jessica (Dustin) Gibson, and Dusty (Brandi) Taul; and great-grandchildren Zackary, Braxton, Brayden, Atley, Avery, Rosco, Elijah, Micah, and Jude; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of extended family and friends.

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