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Myrtle A Stewart Gilliland
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1900
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Clinton County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1985
Hillsboro
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA

Litchfield News Herald
2-2-1985


Myrtle A. GILLILAND, 85, of Hillsboro died Saturday, Feb. 2, 1985, in Hillsboro Area hospital.
Daughter of the late John Albert and Hanna Victoria COMSTOCK STEWART, she was born on Dec. 9, 1899 in Albany, KY. She had lived in Hillsboro since she was 16 years old, and her parents owned a grocery store in Hillsboro at one time. She had worked at Cline's café and the Hillsboro hotel.
Her marriage to Leo GILLILAND took place in 1917 in Hillsboro, and he preceded her in death in 1960.
Surviving are two daughters, Martha L. BING of Urbana and Dorothy CROW of Nokomis; one son, Kenneth G. GILLILAND of Grafton; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Ruth HUDSON, of Hillsboro.
Two children, Leo Glen and Robert, preceded her in death as did two grandchildren.
Mrs. GILLILAND was a member of the Hillsboro United Methodist church, the Royal Neighbors, Rebekahs and Jolly Grandmothers.
Friends may call tonight, Monday, Feb. 4, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Patton Memorial home, Hillsboro.
The Rev. Robert Edwards, church pastor, will conduct funeral services at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the Hillsboro United Methodist church. Burial will be in Oak Grove cemetery, Hillsboro


 
 
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 Parents:
  John Albert Stewart (1859 - 1922)
  Hannah Victoria Comstock Stewart (1860 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Leo F Gilliland (1901 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth G. Gilliland (1924 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Perry Stewart (1882 - 1955)*
  Robert Garfield Stewart (1889 - 1968)*
  Maudie Jane Stewart Guinn (1890 - 1969)*
  Iva Erma Stewart Matthews (1893 - 1972)*
  John Wesley Stewart (1897 - 1976)*
  Myrtle A Stewart Gilliland (1900 - 1985)
  Ruth Pearl Stewart Matthews (1902 - 1985)*
  Marvin H Stewart (1905 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Hillsboro
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Betty
Record added: Jun 07, 2010
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Myrtle A <i>Stewart</i> Gilliland
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