Judith Ann Gayhart – Southern Pines, N.C.

Judith Ann Gayhart, of Southern Pines, N.C., passed away August 10, 2018, in her home at the age of 74.

Judy was born May 26, 1944, in Hanover Township, Pa., to the late Clyde and Evelyn Hall. Judy attended Southside High School in Hookstown. She worked in the home care and hospitality industries during her residence in Southern Pines. She was a loving and caring person who always thought of others before herself. She enjoyed camping and boating with her family, having visited all fifty states in the U.S. along with most of the Canadian provinces. She played a very active role in her grandchildren’s lives, supporting their interest in soccer as well as their pursuit in education. Judy was also an avid Pittsburg Steelers fan.

Judy is survived by her two children, Manford Gayhart, Jr. and Carol Christman; three grandchildren, Kenny Hudson, Tyler Hudson and Makayla Hudson; and three dogs, Bruce, Teddy and Bud. She is also survived by two brothers, Dick Hall and Lynn Hall.

Judy was preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, Manford Gayhart, and six brothers and sisters, Dwayne Hall, Wanda Hamilton, Juanita Davis, Phyllis Zdybicki, Bobby Lee Hall, and Ronnie Ray Hall.

A memorial service will be held at the MCCONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 447 Pine Street, Hookstown, PA 15050, Saturday, August 18, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Ken Jacobs of the Bethel United Methodist Church officiating.

Interment will follow in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Burgettstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in memory of Judy to the American Heart Association, https://www.heart.org/.

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