Barbara J. Gilliland, 64, Tell City

Barbara J. Gilliland, 64, of Tell City, passed away October 11, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.

Born July 4, 1955 in Tell City, she was the daughter of Gerald and Anna L. Scott Blake.

Barbara was retired from National Office Furniture.

She enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren, reading, watching movies and her dogs, Max and Buddy.

Survivors include  her son Jason (Gwen) Hedinger of Dale; a daughter, Jennifer McKim of St. Louis, Missouri; brothers, Kenneth (Kay) Blake and Bill Blake, both of Bristow and Joe (Marsha) Blake of Mariah Hill; sisters, Darlene (Frank) Sablehaus and Cheryl (Mike) Wollenman, both of St. Meinrad; and eight grandchildren, Jordan Hedinger, Tori Lauer, Jackson Hedinger, Skyla McKim, Maykayla McKim, Tayna Phillips, Lauren Bueltel and Bryce Buetel.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, is a brother, Jerry Blake,

Services will be 10 am Tuesday October 15, 2019, at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with burial in Bristow Cemetery.

Visitation will be from  2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and from 8:30 am to service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.

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