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Lelia Belle Gillard

April 3, 1925 ~ September 1, 2017 (age 92)

Lelia Belle Gillard of 310 Commerce Dr, Sanford, NC 27332 passed on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Central Carolina Hospital, Sanford.

Ms. Lelia Belle Smith Gillard was born on April 3, 1925 to the late Early Right Smith and Martha Jane McLeod Smith.

Lelia Belle Gillard departed this life on September 1, 2017 at Central Carolina Hosptital. 

She leaves to cherish: her daughter, Elva Jane McDaniels; a son, Rufus Gillard; three granddaughters, Tawanna Cotton (Tony), Sabrina Gillard and Tonia Watson (Travis), all of Sanford, NC; 7 great granchildren, Shawanna Cotten (Aaron), Anthony Fox ll, Jeremiah Gillard, Rashida Jackson, Chasity McLean, Dale McLean(Jennifer), Tre'Von Watson. 10 great great grandchildren, Theondra, Eryn, Miracle, Aaron ll, Isaiah, Brooklyn Ahmad, Chanse, Bryant, Elaina and a host of relatives and friends.

Arrangements By: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford

 Service Information

Funeral Service
September 8, 2017

2:00 PM
Gospel Lighthouse Word Ministries
407 W McIntosh Street
Sanford, NC 27330

Interment following funeral service
September 8, 2017

Cameron Grove A.M.E. Zion Church
309 Vernon St, Broadway
Broadway, NC 27505

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