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Visitation at the Funeral Home

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Wednesday October 9th, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Wednesday October 9th, 2019

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Graveside Service

South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Thursday October 10th, 2019

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Billy G. Gilley


BILLY G. GILLEY, age 77, passed away Sunday, October 6, 2019 at his home in Marion.

Billy was the best brother in the world. He was a loving father and friend to all who knew him. He worked for many years at General Dynamics until his retirement. He was a tough man and a strong Christian. He loved his Lord and his family. Billy will be missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Hunter D. and Bertha Taylor Gilley; sister, Bobbie Gross; and brother, Dean Gilley.

Billy is survived by his daughters, Candace Gilley and Dana Gilley, both of Marion, Va.; sister, Jerri Ellen Foore of Chilhowie, Va.; brother, Jim Gilley of Marion, Va.; special friends, Lynn White of Marion, Va., Norman and Wanda Echols, Parker and Racheal Williams, all of Chilhowie, Va., Brandon Walls of Beckley, W.Va., Carl E. Atwell of Marion, Va. and Everett Dixon of Chilhowie, Va.; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Reverend Joe Powers and Reverend Dennis Eller officiating. Graveside services will be held Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 11 a.m. in South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion, Va. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5 p.m. until the time of service at Seaver-Brown Chapel.

To share memories of Billy G. Gilley, please visit www.seaverbrown.com. Care for Billy's family has been entrusted to Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory, 237 East Main Street, Marion, Va. 24354.

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Dana/Candace, I am so sorry for the loss of you're loved one. May God give you strength and comfort during this difficult time. Love and prayers, Rebessa & Duane Greer & Family

Rebessa & Duane Greer & Family Oct 10 2019 12:00 AM

Diana and Candace, So sorry to hear about your father passing. May God comfort and ease the pain and sorrow you are felling now and in the days to come. Remember all the precious and fun times you had together this will also help ease the pain. Our deepest sympathy goes out to you both. You are in our thoughts and prayers and if you need us dont hesitate to call. We love you. Wes and Renea Miller

Wes and Renea Miller Oct 10 2019 12:00 AM

Dana & family. SO sorry for your loss. Hang on to all of your sweet memories.

Suzanne Archer Oct 8 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to see Billy;s home going...he will be missed greatly...with deepest sympathy, mike & teresa...

mike snavely Oct 7 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Billy Gilley

mike snavely Oct 7 2019 12:00 AM

Dana we are so sorry for your loss..Hugs and Prayers

Angie and Sandy Oct 7 2019 12:00 AM

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