Susan Gill Obituary, Death – A Botetourt County native, Susan graduated from Lord Botetourt High School in 1965. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hilda Gill Womack and M.M. Gill; her grandparents, Lewis Legion Otey and Annie May Otey; and her aunt, Mary Womack.
Susan was known for her warm heart and generous spirit. She had a deep love for her community and was actively involved in various local charities and volunteer organizations throughout her life. Her friends and family remember her as a kind and compassionate person, always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need.
After high school, Susan pursued a career in education, inspired by her passion for helping others learn and grow. She dedicated over three decades to teaching at Botetourt Elementary School, where she positively impacted the lives of countless students. Susan’s dedication to her students went beyond the classroom, as she often spent extra time providing guidance and support to those who needed it most.
In her free time, Susan enjoyed gardening, tending to her flower beds, and watching the wildlife that frequented her Buchanan home. She had an adventurous spirit and loved exploring the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Susan’s hobbies also included reading, cooking, and spending quality time with her friends and family.
Susan Elaine Gill’s sudden passing has left a void in the hearts of her loved ones, but her memory will continue to live on through the lives she touched. She is survived by her cousins, close friends, former colleagues, and the generations of students who benefited from her wisdom and guidance. A memorial service to celebrate Susan’s life will be held on [date and time] at [location]. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made to [charity or organization name] in Susan’s honor.