Adelle E. Gregg

Photo Contest

Where do you read the newspaper? The Uvalde Leader-News is again accepting photo submissions from people reading the newspaper in far-flung or unique geographical locations. The newspaper first held the contest in 2013 and received dozens of entries, which appeared one at a time on the front page of each edition of the newspaper – for nearly one year.Simply e-mail, mail or bring your photos into us on or before Dec. 31, 2016, to be eligible for the contest. Pictures will be judged on location, originality and authenticity and should be accompanied by a brief description...
Adelle E. Gregg, 90, of Uvalde died on May 18, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home, following a brief illness. She was born on Jan. 28, 1924, in Dallas, Oregon to Augusta Christopherson and Antone Hansen. Gregg grew up on her father’s dairy farm, and in 1950 she married Bob Gregg. They lived in Tucson, Arizona, for many years where they raised their family. “GiGi,” as she was affectionately known, was a devoted wife and mother who worked tirelessly for the well-being of her family. The family said Gregg was loved and appreciated for her calm, kind nature and for her artistic talents. She was an accomplished landscape artist. She was a faithful Jehovah’s Witness for most of her adult life. She is survived by two daughters, Toni Hurt and husband, Greg, and Lori Rissmiller Vasquez, all of Uvalde; two grandsons, Kurtis and Casey Rissmiller of Santa Rosa, California; and one sister, Lorna Wahlman of Penn Valley, California. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 31, at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. The family requests memorials be made to Watchtower Bible and Tract Society, 25 Columbia Heights, Brooklyn, NY, 11201. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
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