Mary Frances Hill Gilliam, 79
LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 12 Noon Saturday, Oct. 23 at the JC Hellum Funeral Home for Mrs. Gilliam, 79, of Lebanon.
Born Jan. 31, 1931 to the late Mr. Jack and Frances Young-Hill, she died Oct. 20, 2010.
A faithful member of the Lebanon Church of God, she was a longtime member of the American Legion Auxilary.
Family visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 22 between the hours of 6:30-8 p.m. at the Lebanon Church of God.
Bishop A.J. Valentine will be the officiant; Rev. Dr. Willie E. Bryson, the eulogist. Interment will follow at the Rest Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include: loving husband William "Bill" Gilliam; children John E.(Sondra) Bryson, Rev. Dr. Willie E. (Pam) Bryson, Evelyn J. Bryson, Dannie (Curlee) Patrick, Robbie (Mike) Britton, Stephen W. Gilliam, Lisa A. Gilliam, Janice (Darryl) Kidd and Mary (Pastor Anthony) Dobson.
Also surviving are 25 grandchildren; 31 great, grandchildren; siblings Callie Inez Whitefield, Joyce Hogg and Johnny Hill.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her grandparents who raised her, the late John and Kizzy Hill; siblings Mamie Lee Dowell and William Jackson Hill; Sister-in-law Lillie Mai Moxley; Andrew B. Young as well as many cousins, nieces and friends.
Funeral services are in the care of JC Hellum Funeral Home, 107 Stokes St., Lebanon.