Gladys Lee Miles



Gladys Lee Miles

Gladys Lee Miles 84, while in the palliative unit of Baptist East, answered the Lord's call to peacefully join her parents, Mary Helen Brooks and Leslie Gray on August 5, 2016. Born August 9, 1931 in Princeton KY, she graduated from Louisville Central high school and completed two years of nursing school in South Bend IN.

She taught chemistry at Saint Mary hospital in 1960, worked as a laboratory technician, a doctors assistant and finally retired from the factory laboratory of E. I. Dupont after 16 years there. She was a member of the Congenial Girls social club and served on the Afro-heritage board.

She has gone ahead of: her husband, Charles C. Miles; sons Calvin Bowles Jr. (Brenda), Darryl Bowles (Fran) and Gary W. Miles (Sandra); stepchildren Linda Anderson (James), Curtis C. Miles (Lisa), Pam Curd (John), Vickie Chandler; 28 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren and a host of beloved relatives and dear friends.

Visitation will be at A. D. Porter on Chestnut Thursday from six to nine pm with funeral services noon Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary on Louis Coleman.

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