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Anna Gilliam

July 30, 1935 — October 15, 2019


Anna Sue Gilliam, 84 of Harlan formerly of Cumberland passed away peacefully on the early morning of Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

Mrs. Gilliam was born July 30, 1935 in Cumberland, KY to the late Denver Lee Gilliam and Ruth Lay Gilliam Jackson. She was a retired factory worker and member of the Black Mountain Baptist Church.

Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Ernie Couch; daughter, Nancy Lee Bowling; sister, Elizabeth Galloway; brothers, Joe & Bill Gilliam.

She is survived by her children, Linda Richardson, Carol Sue Couch, Marcus David Couch, Robert Lee Couch, Shirley Jean Couch, Mae Ruth Couch, Bill Heffernan, Derrick and Denise; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; 1 sister, Ella Mae Whitaker.

Graveside services will be 1:00 pm Saturday, (Oct. 19) at the Mountain View Cemetery in Cumberland, KY with Rev. Jim Clem and Rev. Roger Colinger officiating.

Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery just prior to the service time.

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Graveside Service

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Mountain View Cemetery

, Cumberland, KY 40823

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