Hannah Gilliam Rose

Hannah Gilliam Rose

SHREVEPORT, LA - Hannah Gilliam Rose, age 90, went home to be with the Lord on December 25, 2012. Funeral services celebrating her life and legacy will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church at 12 noon, Thursday, January 3, 2013, with interment to follow at the Lincoln Memorial Cemetery. Pastor Kenneth Fisher will be officiating.

She was a Godly servant, role model within the community, stewardess, loving mother and grandmother, faithful wife, and loyal sister.

Hannah leaves to cherish her memory: two sons- Hubert Rose, Sr. and daughter-in-law Vieda Rose of Los Angeles, California; Anderson Rose, Sr. and daughter-in-law Lucille Rose of Shreveport, Louisiana; her only daughter, Gayle Rose Whitehurst of Shreveport, Louisiana. Siblings: Jewell Barnett of California; John Gilliam, Jr. and sister-in-law Elnora Gilliam of Shreveport, Louisiana; and Betty Anderson and brother-in-law Felton Anderson of California. Thirty-five grandchildren, sixty-one great grandchildren, four great, great grandchildren, and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

J. S. Williams Funeral Home (318) 221-6169

Published in Shreveport Times on Jan. 3, 2013