HAW RIVER - Mr. James Marshall Gilland, 86, died May 2, 2013 at his home.
He is survived by his wife, Dorcas Frances Gilland; daughters, Margaret-Ellen Scarlett (Clay) of Burlington and Mary Tyre (Ivan) of Mebane; one sister; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters; first wife, Erika Dietl Gilland, and daughter Barbara Upchurch.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2013 at McClure Funeral Service in Mebane.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013 in the McClure Funeral Chapel in Mebane by Pastor Garry Gates. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Living Free Ministery, c/o The Lamb's Chapel, 415 Roxboro Road, Haw River, N.C. 27258.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcclurefuneralservice.net