February 23, 1945 - June 13, 2018

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Robert O. Gilliam, 73, of Urbana, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.

He was born February 23, 1945 in Urbana, Ohio the son of the late Opal and Alice (Adkins) Gilliam. Robert proudly serviced his county in the United States Army and worked as a farmer. He enjoyed landscaping, farming and gardening, but most of all, he loved spending time outside in nature.

Robert is survived by his sisters, Evelina Russell and Mary Medina; brothers, Stanley (Linda), Kenneth (Marie) and Roger Gilliam; as well as several nieces and nephews including, Daniel Gilliam.

He is preceded in death by his parents; and siblings Thurman Gilliam, Leroy Gilliam and Herma Lee Pendergrass .

Graveside services will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in Nettlecreek Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


junior - Jun 14, 2018
I will miss you, even though I haven't been there you were always in my daily thought, you helped mold me and make me the person I am today, you did so much for me over the years growing up you were my father figure, you took me shopping always bought me cloths gave me money like a parent for clothing food or just spending you treated me with the upmost compassion that a human being could I will miss you Junior

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