Horace Gilliam

Horace Gilliam

Monday, May 20th, 1940 - Monday, April 13th, 2020
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Open visitation for Horace Gilliam, 79, of Cleburne will be 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M., Thursday, April 16, 2020 at the funeral home. Graveside service is private.

Horace Gilliam passed away Monday April 13, 2020 in Fort Worth. He was born May 20, 1940 in Godley to Harrison and Pauline (Curlee) Gilliam. Horace was a clerk at the post office before retiring in 1992. He was a long-time member of College Heights Baptist Church.

Horace is survived by his sons, Gary Gilliam and wife Gwendolyn of Cleburne and Rusty Gilliam and wife Deborah of Burleson; brothers, Burl Gilliam of Grapevine and Winston Gilliam of Lubbock and granddaughter, Xiomara Gilliam of Burleson.

Horace is preceded in death by his parents and wife, Barbara Gail Gilliam in 2007.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to be made in Horace's name to College Heights Baptist Church, 1007 Phillips St, Cleburne, TX 76033
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    Thursday, April 16th, 2020 | 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Thursday, April 16th, 2020 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home
    512 North Ridgeway Dr.
    CLEBURNE, TX 76033
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    As a healthy visitor, please follow these mandated recommendations: • Only 10 people are allowed inside the building at one time. • Maintain a safe distance 6 feet or more is mandated. • If you are unable to come by: Please feel free to use our website to provide a written condolence or call the funeral home and we will sign your name to register book. CROSIER-PEARSON CLEBURNE FUNERAL HOME 817-648-0522
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Amy Peters Lawyer

Posted at 12:41am
My thoughts and prayers of comfort are with you all. Horace & Gail were so helpful & kind to my parents, Doris & Ed Peters. Forever grateful for their friendship.
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don curlee

Posted at 02:03pm
I've known Horace for quite some time. He was a nice person and a good friend. He will be missed .

AMS Company, Inc.

Posted at 01:19pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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