GILLIAM, Julius R., 61, of Smithfield, OH, went home to be with his Lord after a long and hard battle. He was surrounded by his family.
Julius was born to the late Henry L. Gilliam and Beverly A. Smith Hairston.
He is survived by a loving wife of 29 years, V. Lynnette Gilliam, his children; Russell (Deiona), Janelle, Julia, Justin, Vanessa, Shean (Jessica), Veronica and Edward, his mother; Beverly, 11 grandchildren, two great-grand children, two sisters, three brothers, nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives.
Memorial Service will be held June 23, 2014, at 11 a.m., Shaffer Chapel, Bloomingdale, OH.
Gilliam, Julius, 61, of Smithfield, OH, passed away June 15, 2014.
Arrangements pending with Martin Funeral Home.