Lilly Gillum

Friday, March 13, 2015

Lilly Gillum, 87, of Lewisburg, died Monday, March 9, 2015, in NHC Lewisburg Healthcare.

Mrs. Gillum was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Eddie and Mattie Pearl Isley Rodgers. She was retired from Faber-Castell Corporation and was a member of Lewisburg First Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Gillum; four sons, Larry Gillum, Eddie Gillum, Ricky Gillum and Kenneth Gillum; three brothers, Odell Rodgers, Jimmy Rodgers, and Winford Rodgers; and a sister, Wilma Rogers.

She is survived by her daughter, Elease (Charles) Davis of Lewisburg; brother, Stevie Rodgers, also of Lewisburg; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, March 12, from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Beechwood Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.