Andre' Gilmore, Sr.
September 13, 1963
April 20, 2019
Andre’ Gilmore, Sr. was born on September 13, 1963 to Lucille Manson and William Gilmore in Baltimore, Maryland.
He was educated in the Parochial Schools of Baltimore and was a star athlete at Cardinal Gibbons High School where he was sought after by many college recruiters.
Andre’ gave his life to Christ at an early age. He joined the Union Baptist Church of Baltimore where he remained a member until settling in Brenham, Texas.
On March 24, 2001, Andre’ married his wife of 18-years Brandy Gilmore. He then joined New Life Church of God under the leadership of Pastor Albert Wright.
For the last decade, he was employed by Thielemann Construction and spent a few years working at Higgins South. He was loved by his many colleagues and considered them close friends and even family. Andre was a proud father and lover of the San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles Lakers and he loved jazz music.
He was preceded in death by his father William Gilmore, mother Lucille Manson and brother Charles Manson. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Brandy Gilmore, daughter Maya Gilmore of Baltimore, MD, son Andre Gilmore, daughter Kennedy Rogers, sister Barbra Ann Turner of Henderson, NC., sister Patricia Litt of Baton Rouge, LA; Lucky R. Gilmore and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
There will be a private funeral service Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel with Pastor Albert Wright officiating.