Delsie Gilliam Johnson
Delsie Gilliam Johnson age 94 of Old Lick Creek Road, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was born October 27, 1923 in Wise, Virginia to the late Columbus and Sarah Lemaster Gilliam. She was the wife of Clyde Johnson, who preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, Lawson (Josephine) Johnson of Salyersville, Kentucky, two daughters, Carol Smith (Hezron) Spradlin, and Rita (Gary) Salyer both of Salyersville, Kentucky, four brothers, Leslie Gilliam, Howard O'Dell Gilliam, and Randy Gilliam all of Ohio, and Phillip Gilliam of Texas, and one sister, Vivian Williams of Ohio. Six grandchildren, three step grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, thirteen step great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren also survive.
In addition to her husband and parents, Delsie is preceded in death by two brothers, Walter Gilliam and Bruce Gilliam, and two sisters, Dorsie Webb and Edith Schomer.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 pm Thursday, June 28, 2018 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Matthew Craft officiating. Burial will follow in the Johnson Family Cemetery at Lick Creek, Kentucky. Friends may visit the funeral home after 6 pm Wednesday, June 27, 2018, and anytime Thursday prior to funeral services.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.