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Iving Gillis "I.G." Fillingim
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1886
Pike County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1970
Wheeler County
Texas, USA

Rites Set For I. G. Fillingim

I. G. Fillingim, 83, passed away Monday, January 26,1970 at the home of his son, WIllis in Briscoe.

Mr. Fillingim was born September 27, 1886 at Alabama. He was married to Laura D. Coker February 14, 1909, in Turkey, Texas. Mr. Fillingim moved to the Wheeler area in 1895. He had been a farmer and rancher all his life.

He was a member of the Methodist Church.

Mr. Fillingim was survived by 3 daughters, Mrs. Leola Root of Dalhart, Texas, Mrs. Eula Maye Newman of Fr. Worth, Mrs. Cornelia Lehman of McGregor, Minn. and 7 sons, Leon of Wheeler, E.G. of Briscoe, Talmadge of Price, Utah, William of Wagner, South Dakota, Willis of Briscoe, Howrace of Allison, Hugh of Arlington, Texas and 3 brother, Homer of Rotan, Texas, A.C. of Tahoka, Robert of Airdale, Texas, 1 sister Mrs. Rosemary Anderson of Leveland, 45 grandchildren and ?? great grandchildren, Mr. Fillingim was preceded in death by his wife in 1967.

Service will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Wheeler Thrusday, January 29, 1970, at 2:00 P.M.

Officiating at the service will be Rev. Sanford Cole of Canadian, Rev. Ray Forbes of Mobeetie and Rev. Wilbur Gaede of Wheeler. Burial services will be in the Gageby Cemetery.

Pall bearers are the Grandsons and Honorary pall bearers are; Allen Meadows, Edward Meek, Harry Fields Sr., Elmer Simpson, Robert Holt, Gaddy Vise and Glen George.

Burial is under the direction of Wright-Denson Funeral Home.
Family links: 
  Adolphus Theodore Fillingim (1861 - 1912)
  Mary Elizabeth Dyess Fillingim (1861 - 1947)
  Laura Dee Coker Fillingim (1892 - 1967)
  Lillian Leola Fillingim Root (1909 - 1993)*
  Leon Gillis Fillingim (1911 - 1999)*
  Eula Mae Newman (1913 - 2008)*
  Elisha Green Fillingim (1915 - 1999)*
  Adolphus Talmadge Fillingim (1917 - 2005)*
  Willis Elmor Fillingim (1919 - 2005)*
  Horace Albert Fillingim (1923 - 2004)*
  Theodore Flavious Fillingim (1884 - 1969)*
  Iving Gillis Fillingim (1886 - 1970)
  Odis Lee Fillingim (1888 - 1968)*
  Bealah V Fillingim (1891 - 1912)*
  Homer Talmage Fillingim (1894 - 1979)*
  Andrew Conley Fillingim (1896 - 1995)*
  Rosa May Fillingim Anderson (1900 - 1999)*
  Robert Luico Fillingim (1903 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Husband of Laura Dee Coker Fillingim. Married 02/14/1909. Son of Adolphus Theodore & Mary Elizabeth Dyess Fillingim.
Gageby Cemetery
Hemphill County
Texas, USA
Plot: Block 6
Maintained by: Ruth Davis Root
Originally Created by: Margaret Dorman
Record added: Jan 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23871707
Iving Gillis I.G. Fillingim
Added by: Robert Jones
Iving Gillis I.G. Fillingim
Added by: Robert Jones
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I was just passing by and wanted to leave a family tribute.
- David C. Dyess
 Added: Jul. 1, 2014
- Jan Fillingim
 Added: Apr. 14, 2014

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