Obituary: From the Lewis County paper of that time, probably either the Lewis County Herald or The Sun.
Aged Woman Passes Away
Mrs Nancy Gilliam, of Harris, KY., 90, possibly the oldest resident of Lewis county, died at the home of her daughter,
Mrs. Rena Logan, on Friday, May 25. Her husband the late John Gilliam, preceded her in death
twenty one years ago. She is survived by 5 sons and three daughters, four children being dead. Besides
these she leaves sixty-four grandchildren, one hundred
and four great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren.
For seventy-two years she was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was made in the Gilliam cemetery at Emerson, KY
Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953 Name: Nancy Gilliam
Death Date: 25 May 1928
Death Location: Lewis
Residence Location: Lewis
Birth Date: 15 Feb 1838
Birth Location: Virginia
Father's name: Thomas Ash