James formerly of Sulligent, AL., he attened Sulligent high school. Preceded in death by parents Grady & Mary Etta Gilmer.; by siblings, Knowton Gilmer, Woods Gilmer, Maxine Gilmer Matthews, Robert Gilmer, Durrell Gilmer & Mary Sue Gilmer Boman. He was the last surviving member of the family. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Dena Miles Gilmer and son James Tony Gilmer (Claudia); several nieces & nephews. He was a Mason and worked at U. S. Steel for 43 Years. Visiation will by at 9:30 AM Monday. Service will be at 10:30 AM at Patterson-Forest Grove Funeral Home.
Joe, Trudie,Lee Matthews
Amanda Matthews Maxcy, Aaron and Matthews
Todd, Allison, Samuel, Sarah Matthews
I extend my heartfelt sympathy to the Gilmer family. May those precious memories of your dear loved one James be foremost in your hearts and minds along with this wonderful promise that Jesus made at John 5:28,29. Again, my sincere condolences.