Published: December 14, 2012
Mae Gilliam, 93, of Mountainburg, Arkansas, died December 12, 2012, at Siloam Springs Nursing and Rehab, Siloam Springs, Arkansas. Born July 20, 1919, in Cecil, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Jess Sylvester Wesson and Minnie Bell Wesson. She lived in Fort Smith, Arkansas for 30 years, then in Mountainburg, Arkansas for 28 years. She was a baker for Grand Bakery in Fort Smith.
Mae was preceded in death by her parents; six brothers; and two sisters. Survivors include three daughters, Dwanda Sue Vaughn of Mountainburg, Arkansas, Judy Kay Davis of Van Buren, Arkansas, and Linda Gail Bolin of Mountainburg; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, December 15, 2012, at Pigeon Creek Freewill Baptist Church, Mountainburg, Arkansas, with Pastor Justin Allen officiating. Mae will be laid to rest at Eubanks Cemetery, near Cecil, Arkansas. To sign the online guest book, visit www.wassonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Wasson Funeral Home, Inc., Siloam Springs, Arkansas.