February 12, 1930 – September 27, 2010

FRANKLINTON – Sue Lee Cox Gilliam, 80, of Franklinton, died Monday afternoon.

Sue was a daughter of the late James Avery and Oza Lee Cooke Cox. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Gilliam, and her sister, Ann C. Hadlock. Sue was a member of Franklinton United Methodist Church.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, at Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton, with the Rev. Daniel Jenks officiating.

Sue is survived by her brother, William A. “Bill” Cox of Raleigh, and sister, Jane C. Gordon of Monroe; many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Louisburg Nursing Center Staff for their many years of kindness and loving care Sue received.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Louisburg Nursing Center, Sue C. Gilliam Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 629, Louisburg, NC 27549.

Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home, Louisburg.

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