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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

William Hillery Gilreath, Sr.

April 5, 2021

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Mr. William Hillery Gilreath, Sr., age 88 of North Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, April 4, 2021 at his home.

A private service will be held at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Eddie Tharpe officiating. Burial will be at Scenic Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Gilreath was born October 31, 1932 in Wilkes County to Claude Gilreath. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.

In addition to his dad, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Mayes Gilreath, and a sister, Jean.

He is survived by two daughters, Pamela Gilreath and Betty Fruchtenicht both of North Wilkesboro; three sons, William Hillery Gilreath, Jr., Philip Gilreath and Scott Gilreath all of North Wilkesboro; nine grandchildren, and fourteen great grandchildren.

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Karen Lovette

April 7, 2021 9:28 AM

Philip and Family,
   We are so sorry to hear about your Father.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Bettie Jo Lovette and Karen Lovette

Eddie & mary ward

April 6, 2021 4:39 PM

Pam ,and Bill so sorry about your dad .he was a very nice person. I remember him being outside alot and going to the mailbox. Your Neighbors Mary&  Eddie ward.

Ken & Shelly Mayse

April 6, 2021 10:54 AM

You and your family are in my thoughts as you grieve your loss for your Father, my Uncle Bill, who was such a great person to know and be around.
All my love.
Ken & Shelly Mayse
Orlando, Florida
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