Gilliams, Lucy

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By The Staff

Lucy Prigden Neal Gilliams, 92, of Tampa, died Nov. 30 at Delta Healthcare in Tampa.

Born May 25, 1916, she was the daughter of the late Mary Lue Parker and Horace Pridgen. She attended public schools in Gadsden County, married Wilfred Lee Gilliams Sr. and the couple had a son. She was a homemaker, member of Mt. Moriah First Baptist Church and a devoted member of the mission society.

Funeral services were held Dec. 13 at Mt. Moriah FBC, with burial in Sunnyvale Cemetery.

Survivors include a son, Wilfred J. (Sylvia) Gilliam Jr. of Daytona Beach; stepdaughter, Gwendolyn Gilliams (Henry) Wilson of Quincy; granddaughters, Andrea Frazier of Tampa and Tonia (Gersom) Marchena of Ft. Orange; great-grandchildren, Kristen and Gersom Marchena; sister-in-law, Alpha G. (Wesley Jr.) Sheffield of Gretna; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.