Judy K. Gilliam


Judy K. Gilliam, 81, of Kokomo, passed away on Aug. 19, 2019. She was born on July 24, 1938, in Logansport, Indiana, to Claude and Gladys Conrad.
Judy was a homemaker and devoted babysitter for many years and spent a lot of time helping families with their children. In her younger days, she loved to dance. She did tap and ballet. She loved animals, watching old television shows, and often enjoyed playing bingo. Judy also loved her church, Church of God of Prophecy, but most of all, Judy loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They brought so much joy into her life. She was a kind, loving, and generous soul.
Judy is survived by her children, Constance Gunnell, Franklin (Joey) Gilliam, and Diahann Belt; her grandchildren, Jacob Gunnell, Cody Gunnell, Andrew Belt, Kendra Gilliam, and Miesha Abresch; and her great-grandchildren, Ryan Gilliam, Eloise Abresch, and Aurora Gilliam.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents and her sisters, Joann Walker and Donna Dunlap.
Family friends are welcome to attend the viewing from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 26, at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home, 2097 W. Alto Road, Kokomo IN 46902. The funeral service and entombment will follow directly at noon.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Kokomo Humane Society. To leave memories and condolences, please visit www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.
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Maddy King
Aug 25, 2019
Ryan, I am so sorry for your loss. Grandmothers are special individuals who love us no matter what. I am sure you were very special to her and you will miss her very much. You can call or text me if you would like to talk. ...Maddy.