July 18, 1960 ~ April 24, 2021

Born in: Anderson, IN
Resided in: Anderson, IN

ANDERSON, IN. -Jerry Brent Gilliam 60 years old, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 24th, 2021 at St. Vincent Hospital after an extended illness. He was a lifelong resident of Anderson, IN. Graduated from Pendleton Heights class of 1978.
He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and friends, grilling, fishing and cheering on his favorite team or car. He was an avid NASCAR fan as well as local race cars, Indiana University, Purdue University, Indianapolis Pacers and Indianapolis Colts.
He is survived by mother Sherlyn Gilliam of Anderson, IN, 3 children Brittney (Trey) Wilmoth of Gentry, AR, Kaleigh (Rachael) Podsadecki of Fort Wayne, IN, Nathan Gilliam of Anderson, IN, 8 grandchildren Ross, Wyatt, Colton, Madison, Zach, Kenton, Brayden & Aubree, sister Susan (Kevin) Cauley of Anderson, IN, brother Kevin (Penny) Gilliam of Springfield, OH, 4 nieces and nephews Allison (Kristin) Cauley of Pendleton, IN, Zach Cauley of Anderson, IN, Sydnee (Ray) Kuriger of Springfield, OH, Jerisyn Gilliam of Springfield, OH, 4 great-nieces and great-nephews Carson, Cayden, Camryn & Reese.
He was preceeded in death by his father Jerry Lee Gilliam, son Nicholas Gilliam & brother Jason Gilliam.
Services will be at 11am on Monday, May 3rd, at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Graveside Service: May 3, 2021 11:00 am

Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery
6805 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd
Anderson, IN 46013

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

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