John Thomas Gilliam Jr.(1945 - 2014)

John Thomas Gilliam Jr.

Bath, NY - John T. Gilliam affectionately known as "Brother" or "Uncle Gilly" went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 after a brief illness. Born on April 11, 1945 in Norfolk, VA. John was predeceased by his beloved parents, John Thomas Gilliam, Sr. and Julia C. Gilliam a sister, Julia E. Gilliam Jones and a brother, Bernard W. Gilliam, Sr. He is survived by his two sons, John T. Gilliam III(Rhonda) and Kevin L. Gilliam (Jacqueline); two sisters, Bertha M. Stanley-Norfleet (Alphonso) an Johnnie Mae Johnson (Arthur); six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Jasquallian Gilliam and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 21, at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Chapel. Interment will be held at Albert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Metropolitan Funeral Home
120 West Berkley Ave  Norfolk, VA 23523
(757) 494-1800

Published in The Virginian Pilot on May 19, 2014