Don John Gillis

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    - Jim Gillis
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    - Ronald Meyers
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Memorial services and inurnment for Don John Gillis, 88, of Lufkin, will be held at a later date in Indiana. Mr. Gillis was born August 6, 1925 in Cayuga, Indiana, the son of the late Goldie and Carl Gillis. He passed away Thursday, October 10, 2013 in a local hospital. Mr. Gillis was a retired marina security guard. He served in the United States Navy for 2 years and the United States Army for 8 years, serving during World War II and the Korean Conflict. Survivors include his daughters, Tina Gillis of Lufkin and Melissa Pease of Bakersfield, California; and brother, Barney Gillis of Portland, Tennessee. Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home.

Published in The Lufkin Daily News from Oct. 11 to Oct. 15, 2013
Don Gillis
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