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Peggy Gilliland (1-23-19) service 1-26-19

Peggy Joyce Gilliland, 79, of Savannah, died on Wednesday, Jan. 23.
She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Lawrence A. and Anna Louise Riddle DeFord. She was united in marriage to Gwyne Arlis Gilliland, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Gilliland had worked for Angelica as a seamstress and was a member of Wesley’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Ladies Auxiliary and Order of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by her daughter, Judy Franks of Savannah; son, James Hooper of Paducah, Kentucky; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a niece.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, James William DeFord; and a niece.
Services were held on Saturday, Jan. 26, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Chad Balentine officiating. Burial followed in Savannah Cemetery.