Jackson, TN - Funeral services for Mrs. Florence Gilliam, age 90, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 in the chapel of Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, with Rev. Maurice Hays officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery.
Mrs. Gilliam died August 15, 2014.
She was born in Brownwood, Texas, daughter of the late Percy Elmer Gardenhire and the late Ruth Biggerstaff Gardenhire. Mrs. Gilliam was retired from Second National Bank and Bemis Bank. She was a member of Woodland Baptist Church.
Mrs. Gilliam was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin C. Gilliam, who ran a music store in downtown Jackson.
She is survived by two nephews, Spence Gilliam of Midland, Texas and Mike Kilgore for Wichita, Kansas, and several close friends in Jackson, including Deborah Fondren.
Visitation with the family will be from 1 p.m. until service time of 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, (731) 424-2424.
Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home
403 East Baltimore Street Jackson, TN 38301
Published in The Jackson Sun from Aug. 16 to Aug. 19, 2014