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Obie Herrell Gilliam

February 14, 1945 ~ March 11, 2020 (age 75)


Obie Herrell Gilliam, age 75, of Leesburg, died Wednesday, March 11,2020 at Wilson Hospice House.

A Celebration of Life will be held March 21,2020, 2:00 pm, at Life Church,on Fussell Road, in Leesburg, Georgia with Pastor Mathew Schluckebiee officiating, with food and fellowship to follow. 

Mr. Gilliam was born at home in Cordele, Georgia to the late Leylon and Ora Jane (Porter) Gilliam. He spent his career as an electrician and was very involved in the community that he called home for over 45 years. Mr. Gilliam was a member of Family Worship Center Church and a member of the N.R.A. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed life. He loved giving back to his community and making others smile.

Mr. Gilliam is survived by his children: Billy H. Gilliam of Leesburg, Brian D. Gilliam of Savannah, Michele R. Horne of Leesburg, grandchildren: Tyler Horne of Leesburg, Dagan Horne of Leesburg, Lauren Grace Gilliam Moore of Athens, Mallory Kirsten Gilliam of Athens, and his siblings: Herschel Gilliam of Cordele, and Wanda Sanders of Arabia.

Reflection Cremation and Funeral Services of Tifton is assisting the family with arrangements.


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Celebration of Life
March 21, 2020

2:00 PM
Life Church (Fussell Road, Leesburg, Georgia)

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