Nell Gilliam(1924 - 2013)

Mrs. Nell Gilliam

Funeral services for Mrs. Nell Gilliam, age 89, are scheduled for 3 p.m. on Friday, November 15, 2013 in the Chapel of Pafford Funeral Home, with Bro. Dan Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in Lexington Cemetery.

Mrs. Gilliam passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 in Lexington, TN.

She was born in Paris, TN to the late Porter and Bertha Brown Snow. She was a seamstress, worked at Salant and Salant, and was also a housewife and a member of Broad Street Church of Christ in Lexington. Mrs. Nell enjoyed sewing, going to flea markets, gardening and loved all of her grandchildren.

Mrs. Nell was preceded in death by her husband, Troy Leon Gilliam; three brothers, J.P., Charles and Dan Snow, and two sisters, Truma Rhodes and Wanda Sue Boone.

Survivors include her sons, Myrell Gilliam and Ron Gilliam; daughters, Dian (David) Jowers and Kay Gilliam; and brother, Bill Snow. Survivors also include her 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 14, 2013 and from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Friday, at the funeral home.

Pafford Funeral Home, (731) 968-2544.

Funeral Home

Pafford Funeral Home
71 Monroe Avenue Lexington, TN 38351
(731) 968-2544

Published in The Jackson Sun on Nov. 14, 2013