Obituary: Alva Wood Gillean
Greenville: Alva Wood Gillean passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at his home.
Funeral services will be 2:00 Sunday, October 11, 2015 at |Beggs Funeral Home Madison Chapel with burial at Concord Baptist Church. Visitation will be Saturday from 5 – 7 PM at Beggs Funeral Home.
He was born in Tampa, Florida on August 25, 1916. He was a long-time resident of Jacksonville, Florida, as well as Madison, Florida.
He is survived by his wife: Lois Gillean, three sons: Harry Gillean (Andrea) Palatka, FL, Michael Gillean (Libby) Fruit Cove, Fl., and Charles Gillean (Pat) Greenville, Florida; Eight Grandchildren and Nine Great Grandchildren..
He retired from the Railway Postal Service, and served in the US Navy.