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Gladys Virginia Hemphill Gilliland
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1906
Reno
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 2004
Lawrence
Douglas County
Kansas, USA

Services for Gladys Virginia Gilliland, 97, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor Chapel.

Mrs. Gilliland died Saturday, July 24, 2004, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.

She was born Dec. 4, 1906, in Reno, Kan., the daughter of Charles Woodward and Barbara McCleary Hemphill. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1925.

She received her teaching certificate from Kansas University in 1928, and she taught school in Oklahoma and in rural Douglas County.

Mrs. Gilliland had lived in Lawrence since 1973.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church, and also was a member of the Betty Washington Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Lawrence Flower Club, Autumn Club, and the Retired Teacher's Assn. She was also Past Worthy Matron of the Rinda Chapter of Order of the Eastern Star in Tonganoxie.

She married Floyd Raymond Gilliland on Oct. 25, 1930, in Ottawa. He died in 1973.

Survivors include a daughter, Virginia "Ginger" Baker, Huntsville, Ala., a sister, Thelma Evans, Lawrence; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Sunday, July 25, 2004 ljworld 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Woodward Hemphill (1861 - 1931)
  Barbara Baker McCleary Hemphill (1873 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Floyd R Gilliland (1904 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Virginia Lee Gilliland Baker (1936 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaretta Hemphill Clevenger (1888 - 1978)**
  Joseph Charles Hemphill (1892 - 1973)**
  Chester Aretus Hemphill (1903 - 1959)*
  Paul Aston Hemphill (1905 - 1919)*
  Gladys Virginia Hemphill Gilliland (1906 - 2004)
  Thornton Alderson Hemphill (1909 - 1979)*
  Charles Creigh Hemphill (1912 - 1990)*
  Norman See Hemphill (1916 - 1999)*
  Brinton Woodward Hemphill (1920 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Lawrence
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: A & R
Record added: Oct 10, 2007
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Gladys Virginia <i>Hemphill</i> Gilliland
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Gladys Virginia <i>Hemphill</i> Gilliland
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