Paul Edward Gillman, 57, died on Friday, March 15, 2013, at his home in Vinton after a brief, aggressive bout with cancer. He was surrounded by his family. He was born January 22, 1956, in Logan County, W.Va., to Estil and Hulda Hall Gillman. He leaves a loving wife of thirty nine years, Julie Hash Gillman.
In addition to his wife, Julie, he is survived by his mother, Hulda Hendrick of Gallipolis, Ohio and three sons, Cory (Teresa) Gillman, of Conroe, Texas, Jeff (Tara) Gillman, of Oak Hill, Ohio, and Tony (Holly) Gillman, of Vinton, Ohio.
Also surviving are grandchildren, Tia and Christopher, of Sydney, Ohio, Kirstin, Brady, Alisa and Tristin, of Oak Hill, Ohio, Chance, Beth and Kaylee, of Vinton, Ohio, Steven and Tera Myers, of Tuppers Plains, Ohio, Kelle Craft, of Gallipolis, Ohio, and Freddie and Aaron Block, of Conroe, Texa; one great-grandchild, Patrick Watkins, of Tuppers Plains, Ohio; a brother, Clint Gillman of Vinton, Ohio; three sisters, Charlotte and Jim Rhodes, of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., Judy Nobile, of Gallipolis, Ohio, Diana and Bob McCarley, of Vinton, Ohio, and several nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to his father, Estil Gillman, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ray Gillman; and sister, Sharon Estepp.
Memorial services will be held noon, on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton, Ohio. Family will receive friends beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday.