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Gerald Lynn Gillis Sr.

December 8, 1940 July 7, 2018
Gerald Lynn Gillis Sr.
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Obituary for Gerald Lynn Gillis Sr.

A Bloomfield resident, Mr. Gerald Lynn Gillis Sr., age 77, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 in Flaget Memorial Hospital. He was born December 8, 1940 in Anderson County to the late Cecil and Irene Wells Gillis. Gerald was the owner of Gerald Gillis C.P.A., former Professor at Watterson College, was the Mayor of Bloomfield from 1987-1993, served on Bloomfield City Council from 2001-2004, was a member of Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ where he was a past chairman of the board, and loved to fish.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Barbara and Elaine Gillis.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Gail Wright Gillis, his daughter, Leslie (Carl) Booth of Seffner, FL., his son, Gerald Lynn (Diane) Gillis Jr. of West Melbourne, FL., his sister, Linda Whitworth of Shelbyville, and 4 grandchildren, Samantha and Casey Booth, and Celine and Nathan Gillis.
Funeral services for Mr. Gerald Lynn Gillis Sr. will be 11:00 am Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at the Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ. Bro. Bobby Olliges and Bro. Tom Pierce will officiate. Interment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 pm at the Houghlin Funeral Home in Bloomfield. Additional visitation will be Wednesday after 8:00 am until time of funeral services at the Church. The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contribution to the Bloomfield Christian Church Memorial Fund. The Houghlin Funeral Home of Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

10

Jul

4:00 PM 7/10/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 7/10/2018 8:00:00 PM
Houghlin Funeral Home

119 Fairfield Hill Rd
Bloomfield, KY 40008

Houghlin Funeral Home
119 Fairfield Hill Rd Bloomfield 40008 KY
United States

Visitation

Wednesday

11

Jul

8:00 AM 7/11/2018 8:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 7/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ

216 Taylorsville Road
Bloomfield, Kentucky 40008

Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ
216 Taylorsville Road Bloomfield 40008 Kentucky
United States

Funeral

Wednesday

11

Jul

11:00 AM 7/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ

216 Taylorsville Road
Bloomfield, Kentucky 40008

Bloomfield Christian Church Disciples of Christ
216 Taylorsville Road Bloomfield 40008 Kentucky
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Maple Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

Bloomfield
Bloomfield, KY 40008

Bloomfield Bloomfield 40008 KY
United States
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