Mary Nutreen "Nute"
Gilliland, 85, died Friday, Dec. 22nd at
Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was born
August 22, 1932 to Fred David Vinson and Laura
Elizabeth Nelson Vinson in Halltown, Alabama.
She lived most of her life in Hamilton,
She was a graduate of
the University of Alabama and worked as
She was a member of the Aberdeen Church
Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December
29, 2017 at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home
in Aberdeen with Bro. James Towery, Bro. Ken
Burleson, and Bro. Scott Webster officiating.
Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in Halltown Cemetery
in Red Bay, Alabama.
Survivors include one daughter, Sara Christopher
of Hamilton; one son, Stanley (Sheila) ; two
granddaughters, Lenora Christopher of Columbia,
South Carolina and Katyln Christopher of West
Preceded in death by her parents; her husband,
James Russel Gilliland; one son, Vince
Gilliland; one grandchild, Russel Christopher;
two brothers, Gene Vinson, and Nelson Vinson.
Pallbearers are Bobby Nelson, Roger Nelson,
Johnnie Weatherford, Danny Welch, Wayne Davis,
Sterling Coleman, Marvin Cowart, Danny Holloway,
Tim Carter, Ricky Vinson, Mark Gilliland.
Honorary pallbearers are Billy Scruggs, Ken
Riley, James Whitehead, William Vinson, Hughes
Visitation will be from 4:00 until 7:00 p. m,
Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Tisdale-Lann
Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.
Memorials may be made to Pine Vale Children’s
Home at 1872 County Road 700, Corinth, MS