Mr. Elmer Lamar Gilliam

March 8, 1943 – October 3, 2018

Mr. Gilliam was born on March 8, 1943 to Mr. John Edward Gilliam & Ruby Mae Chasteen Gilliam. He was a former business owner of Gilliam Wholesale Socks in Fort Payne, AL.
Children: Denise Gilliam Holbrook & Shan Lamar Gilliam (Angie)
Grandchildren: Ethyn Holbrook (Courtney), Dane Gilliam (Erinn), Cheyenne Holbrook & Devin Gilliam
Sisters: Joan Moses (Hulet), Mary Jones, Gail Rowland (Buddy) & Cathy Crow (Gary)
Preceded in death by Wife: Pat Gilliam & Sister: Bobbie McPherson (Hubert)
In lieu of flowers the Family requests donations to the Alzheimer’s Association  (  225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17 Chicago, IL 60601


Date of Visitation: Friday, October 5, 2018

Visitation Location: Burt Chapel-Fort Payne

Visitation Time: 12:00 PM-2:00 PM


Date of Funeral: Friday, October 5, 2018

Funeral Location: Burt Chapel-Fort Payne

Funeral Time: 2:00 PM

Officiating: Rev. James Johnson & Rev. Clay Keef

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6 entries.
Julia Bohannon Brown wrote on November 25, 2018 at 6:00 am
My sincere condolences and prayers to the family of Elmer. Due to health issues I was not able to pay my respects personally, but you are in my prayers.
Angela Moore Wiggins wrote on October 5, 2018 at 2:21 pm
Thoughts and prayers for this family. God bless you all.
Joann mcwhorter wrote on October 5, 2018 at 2:11 am
You will be greatly missed !!!
Nat williams wrote on October 4, 2018 at 6:35 pm
My thoughts and prayers to the family.
Peggy williams ferguson wrote on October 4, 2018 at 5:13 pm
my prayers are with his daughter in this hurting moment. May God put his arms around Denise and hold her tightly.
Dewie &Beverly Dean wrote on October 3, 2018 at 11:43 pm
We are so very sorry. Thoughts and prayers to the family.

Mr. Elmer Lamar Gilliam2018-10-05T14:06:40+00:00
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