Obituary: Betty Jean Gilliam

Friday, December 17, 2010

Betty Jean Gilliam, 76, of Cornersville, died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, in Maury Regional Medical Center.

Ms. Gilliam was a native of Mt. Vernon, Ill., and daughter of the late John Payne and Hattie Border Harshbarger. She was a homemaker and member of the Cornersville First Baptist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Linaya (Barry) Fralix of Cornersville; son, Hugh Kelley Gilliam of Lewisburg; two sisters, Louise Sampson and Elsie Tucker, both of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; and five granddaughters. Nieces and nephews also survive.

The family will be at Cornersville Funeral Home Friday until 11:30 a.m. for visitation.

Graveside services will be conducted at noon Friday, Dec. 17, in Lynnwood Cemetery at Lynnville.

Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.