Mrs. Gilliam was born on March 13, 1928 and passed away on Monday, October 10, 2016.
Mrs. Gilliam was a resident of Shreveport, Louisiana at the time of her passing.
Elnora graduated from Central Colored High School in 1945. She subsequently attended Wiley College in Marshall Texas where she received her initial undergraduate degree. Her continued desire for greater knowledge and improvement led to a second undergraduate degree from Grambling State University and eventually to her earning a master's degree in education from Centenary College in Shreveport Louisiana.
She was married to John Jr.
A public viewing will be held Friday October 14 2016 from twelve o'clock until three o'clock in the afternoon at the Heavenly Gates Funeral Home located at 1399 Jewell Street Shreveport LA 71101.An additional public viewing will be held at the Southside Church of Christ later the same day from six o'clock until eight o'clock in the evening. The church sanctuary is located at 900 Elysian Fields Avenue Marshall TX 75670.Funeral services will be held on Saturday October 15 2016 at the Hearne Avenue Church of Christ 6540 Hearne Avenue Shreveport Louisiana 71108 at 3:00 o'clock in the afternoon.Burial will be Monday October 17 2016 eleven o'clock in the morning at the Northwest Louisiana Veteran's Cemetery in Keithville LA.