Sherwood Chapel & Memorial Gardens

3176 Airport Highway, Alcoa, TN


Charles H. Gilliland

April 13, 1930August 27, 2019

Charles H. Gilliland, age 89, of Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away, Tuesday, August 27, 2019. He was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Charles was a cryptographic operator in the United States Army, where he served during the Korean War. He was a long time member of Macedonia United Methodist Church. Charles enjoyed Farming, Engineering, Railroads, Ancestry, and looking at Maps. Preceded in death by wife, Eloise K Gilliland and son, Phillip Gilliland. Survived by daughter, Elizabeth Woodson, granddaughters, Grace, Faith, and Hope, son, David Gilliland. Family will receive from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Macedonia United Methodist Church with celebration of life to follow. Scott Turner to officiate. Online condolences may be made at www.sherwoodchapelmemorialgardens.com


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Charles H. Gilliland

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Ginny Ebner Vaughn

August 28, 2019

Very sorry to hear of the passing of Horace. A very dear kind man. David-if you see this can you please call your Aunt Billieruth. She would very much like to talk to you and she doesn't have your number. Love to you-Ginny (daughter of Ruth and Red-niece to Aunt Billieruth)