MARTHA IRENE KILPATRICK GILAM, 91, Snead, died Aug. 22, 2017, at the residence. She was a member of Snead First United Methodist Church. Predeceasing her were husband William Oren Gilam, parents Robert David and Mary Verna Holland Kilpatrick, brothers Verbon Kilpatrick, Lee Kilpatrick, Claude Kilpatrick, Donald Kilpatrick, and sisters Alma Dean Garner and Robbie Lee Irvin.
Surviving are daughter Joan (Roy) Wadkins; granddaughter Sherrie (Tony) Hall; nieces and nephews. The family expresses thanks to the staff of Alacare Home Health and Hospice.
Keith Smith and Bric Latham officiated the 2 p.m. service held Aug. 25 at Snead First United Methodist Church with burial at Douglas Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Wayne Snead, Wendell Denney, Kenneth Kilpatrick, David Kilpatrick, James Barwick, Wichien “Ott” Choosilp, and Robert Hall. Snead Funeral Home directed.