Thelma Gilliland Obituary

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Thelma Southern Gilliland

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PELL CITY – Thelma "Sissy" Southern Gilliland was born July 15, 1932 in Vincent, Shelby County, Alabama. She went to be with Jesus on July 28, 2014. Sissy was preceded in death by her parents, the late Oscar D. Southern Sr. and Mary Treadwell Southern; by sisters, Hassie Sims, Ruby Rich, Eva Smith and twin sister, Velma "Vee" Simons; by brothers, Hulen, Gordon, Solon, O.D. Jr and Edward Southern. She is survived by her devoted husband of 57 years Corley Gilliland; by sisters, Edna Fleming and Dorothy Whitten; by sons, Greg (Connie) and Don (Kathy); by grandsons, Joshua (Lauren) and Jonathan Gilliland, Christopher (Molly) and Cameron...
PELL CITY – Thelma "Sissy" Southern Gilliland was born July 15, 1932 in Vincent, Shelby County, Alabama. She went to be with Jesus on July 28, 2014. Sissy was preceded in death by her parents, the late Oscar D. Southern Sr. and Mary Treadwell Southern; by sisters, Hassie Sims, Ruby Rich, Eva Smith and twin sister, Velma "Vee" Simons; by brothers, Hulen, Gordon, Solon, O.D. Jr and Edward Southern. She is survived by her devoted husband of 57 years Corley Gilliland; by sisters, Edna Fleming and Dorothy Whitten; by sons, Greg (Connie) and Don (Kathy); by grandsons, Joshua (Lauren) and Jonathan Gilliland, Christopher (Molly) and Cameron (Jordan) Rutledge; by great-grandsons, Grayson and Sawyer Rutledge.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, July 31, at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Kilgroe Funeral Home. Interment will be in Macedonia North Cemetery in Vincent. The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 31 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.kilgroefh.com
Kilgroe Funeral Home – Pell City will direct the service
2219 2nd Avenue North
Pell City, AL 35125
205-338-3341

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