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About Gilliam Funeral Home

and Crematory

Gilliam Funeral Home opened it's doors to serve the Big Stone Gap and Appalachia communities in December of 1989.   We are dedicated to providing exceptional service and devoted to helping our families in their difficult time of need.  We are truly honored to serve the families who call upon us in their most difficult time.

Our Facilities


The facility is 100% handicap accessible. There are not any steps, ramps or elevators to gain entrance to or exit from our facility. 

The parking lot is well lit and has approximately 100 parking spaces with two entrances.  You will be near an entrance where ever you park. 

We also provide a covered carport for the family to park under prior to going in procession to the cemetery. 

Our Staff


Carl Gilliam

Janet Gilliam

Carl "Rick" Gilliam, Jr., FSL

Sherry Gilliam

John Hagan, FSL

Bud Fannon

Lowell "Cotton" Gardner, Jr.

Brenda Adams

Logan Gilliam

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