Gay Stuttle Gilliam, 67, died Saturday, September 14, 2019. She was born on July 3, 1952 in Peoria, Illinois.
She is survived by her husband, Russ Gilliam; daughter, Dawn Bruneau (Chuck McNay); grandson, Fletcher Bruneau; brother, James (Rosemary) Stuttle; sisters, Ellen Stuttle (Larry Gould) and Lucky Stuttle; brother-in-law, Jimmy (Hiroko) Gilliam; sisters-in-law, Peggy Gilliam, Janice (Glen) Lankfort, and Linda Blumenthal; stepchildren, Michelle Lovellette and Ben (Misty) Gilliam; stepgrandchildren, Duston, Edith, Kari, Shane, Jordan, Nick, Mason, and Aden; great-stepgrandkids, Khayden, Macey, Esabella, Destinie, Raigen, D’Lylia, Makenna, Keleigh, Kendon, Klaydn, Kadence, Crispin, Trinity, Kasen, Kade, Kennady, and Ella; and special friends, Pam, Mary Peterson, Lisa Wharton, and Alice Kaylor.
Gay was also preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Fred Stuttle Jr., and Jon Stuttle; godparents, Ruth and Willis Harms; and friend Nancy Nichols.
Cremation rites have been accorded by Colonial Terrace, Eldorado, Illinois. A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.