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Gillis Ayers

June 15, 1939 - March 24, 2014
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Gillis Ayers age 74 of Harrogate, TN went home to be with the Lord on March 24, 2014 at Claiborne County Hospital. He was born June 15, 1939 in Lee County, VA, the son of the late Jake and Rachel Ayers. He was a retired brick and stone mason, a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Wheeler Ayers; sisters, Gerleen Ayers, Hazel Hammoc and Viola Carmony. He is survived by his wife of 52 years: Bunie Ayers Children: Cindy Williams of Harrogate, TN Robin (Michelle) Ayers of Harrogate, TN Stacie (David) King of Middlesboro, KY Sister: Vina Hembree of Ewing, VA 8...
Gillis Ayers age 74 of Harrogate, TN went home to be with the Lord on March 24, 2014 at Claiborne County Hospital. He was born June 15, 1939 in Lee County, VA, the son of the late Jake and Rachel Ayers. He was a retired brick and stone mason, a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Wheeler Ayers; sisters, Gerleen Ayers, Hazel Hammoc and Viola Carmony.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years: Bunie Ayers
Children: Cindy Williams of Harrogate, TN
Robin (Michelle) Ayers of Harrogate, TN
Stacie (David) King of Middlesboro, KY
Sister: Vina Hembree of Ewing, VA
8 Grandchildren: Chesney and Joshua Massengill
Travis, Trevor and Amber Ayers
Kayla and Matthew King
Andrea (Clayton) Harvey
8 great grandchildren
Special Friend: Fred Young from Ewing, VA
And a host of nieces, nephews, church family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 P.M. Thursday March 27, 2014 at Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell with funeral service to follow at 8 P.M. Thursday night in the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside service 11:00 A.M. Friday at Elydale Cemetery.
Minister: Rev. Stewart Fultz and Rev. David King
Singers: Mt. Gilead Church Choir and Carolyn Daniels
Pallbearers: Nephews, friends of the family.
Coffey Funeral Home in charge.

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