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Alberta Sparks Gillum
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1906
Greenup County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 27, 1999
Ashland
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA

ALBERTA GILLUM 1906-1999
ALBERTA SPARKS GILLUM,93, OF2301 FIRST STREET. WESTWOOD, DIED TUESDAY AT THE HOME OF A DAUGHTER, LILLIAN FAYE BURTON OF ASHLAND.
MRS. GILLUM WAS BORN JAN. 13, 1906,IN GREENUP COUNTY,A DAUGHTER OF THE LATE JOEL W. AND VIOLA MORRIS SPARKS. SHE WAS A FORMER TEACHER IN THE GREENUP COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM, A MEMBER OF WESTWOOD ENTERPRISE BAPTIST CHURCH AND MEMBER OF THE FIRST GRADUATING TEACHERS CLASS AT MOREHEAD COLLEGE.
SHE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER HUSBAND JOSEPH ELWOOD GILLUM IN 1950; AND TWO DAUGHTERS, JEANETTE GILLUM AND JUANITA KIRK.
ADDITIONAL SURVIVORS INCLUDE A SON , HAROLD GILLUM OF GREENUP; FOUR ADDITIONAL DAUGHTERS, LORETTA HOWARD, RUTH MILLER AND AMARYLLIS McKENZIE ALL OF ASHLAND, AND BEATRICE HUFF OF THURMAN, OHIO; FIVE SISTERS; LILLIAN SPARKS AND LOTTIE HALE, BOTH OF ASHLAND, VIRGIE BURNETT AND GENEVIEVE POTTER, BOTH OF FLATWOODS AND ELSIE CRAMPTON OF MEMPHIS, TENN; 22 GRANDCHILDREN; 34 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN; AND THREE GREAT-GREAT- GRANDCHILDREN. THE FUNERAL WILL BE CONDUCTED AT 1 P.M. FRIDAY AT WESTWOOD ENTERPRISE BAPTIST CHURCH. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Joseph E. Gillum (1902 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Jeanette Gillum*
  Juanita Gillum Kirk*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dixon Cemetery
Westwood
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Herschel Wayne Skaggs
Record added: Jan 08, 2008
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Alberta <i>Sparks</i> Gillum
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Alberta <i>Sparks</i> Gillum
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Alberta <i>Sparks</i> Gillum
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