Earl Cecil â€˜Whitey' Gilliam
Earl Cecil "Whitey" Gilliam, 83, of Clinton, formerly of Oliver Springs, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at his home following a brief illness with cancer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Goodman Gilliam; a son, Eddie Gilliam; and his parents, Charlie Gilliam and Mattie Leola Churchwell Gilliam.
Survivors include a daughter, Regina Roberts, Clinton.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, in Sharp Funeral Home, Oliver Springs. Funeral service will follow, with Pastor Tommy Hensley officiating. Burial with full military honors will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, Anderson Memorial Gardens, Clinton.
Published in Roane County News from Aug. 7 to Aug. 8, 2012