James Kinnibrough Gililland

James Kinnibrough Gililland

Birth
Bloomfield, Benton County, Arkansas, USA
Death 21 Nov 1933 (aged 64)
Tipton, Tillman County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Tipton, Tillman County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 83652140 · View Source
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Funeral services of J.K. Gilliland, 64, who died at his home at Tipton at 5:35 p.m. Tuesday, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday. Members of Rough Riders camp No. 21, United Spanish War veterans, were in charge of the rites at the cemetery following services at the Tipton Baptist Church. Gilliland joined the the Spanish-American War as a captain, and organized Co. H of the Third Texas Regiment. He came to this country [Oklahoma] shortly after the opening in 1901, settling near Tipton, where he farmed for a number of years. For about 20 years he was manager of the Gilliland gin at Tipton. Gilliland has been in failing health for several years and took severely sick Sunday with heart trouble.
Gilliland was a progressive citizen; a member of the Baptist church and the Masonic lodge.
His widow and these chidren survive: Leland Gilliland, Childress, Texas; Myrtle Forrest Gilliland, Ted Gilliland and Mrs. Lankford Asbill, all of Tipton; also four grandchildren; his mother, Mrs J.S. Gilliland of Fort Worth, Texas; two brothers, A.L. Gilliland, Plainview, Texas, and R.R. Gilliland, Quanah, Texas, and a sister, Mrs. J.E. White, Fort Worth, Texas.
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Children:
Leland Brantley Gilliland
James Theodore "Ted" Gilliland
Charlotte Josephine [Gilliland] Murphy
Myrtle Forrest [Gilliland] Richards
Lois [Gilliland] Asbill




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  • Added: 18 Jan 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 83652140
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Kinnibrough Gililland (5 Apr 1869–21 Nov 1933), Find a Grave Memorial no. 83652140, citing Tipton Cemetery, Tipton, Tillman County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .