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David Malcolm Gillham

July 16, 1936 — January 27, 2019

Trust in the Lord with all you heart, and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him,and He shall direct your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6
David Malcolm Gillham , 82, of Scarbro, WV died on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV.

Born July 16, 1936 at Blakely, WV he was the son of the late Isham and Mary Calvert Gillham.

David was a retired custodian for the Fayette County Board of Education and an Evangelist. He was a member of the Mossy Living Word Church.

His wife, Emma Grace Dodson Gillham, and son, David Franklin Gillham preceded him in death.

Those left to cherish his memory include daughter, Lisa Rice and husband, Richard of Plum Orchard; and three nephews, Steve (Viva) Dodson of Mossy, Earl (Reta) Dodson of Mossy and Joey (Missy) Dodson of Maple Fork.

Funeral services will be on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill with Pastor Paul Basham officiating. Burial will be at High Lawn Memorial Park., Oak Hill, WV

Visitation will be held at Mossy Living Word Church on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV
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Thursday, January 31, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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