Deaths Death Notices
HILLIARD, Louisiana (Thomas)
HILLIARD - Louisiana (nee Thomas) Entered into eternal rest April 13, 2017, loving wife of 69 years to Rev. John T. Hilliard, Pastor of Humboldt Parkway Baptist Church; dearest mother of Linda Williams, Darryl (Michelle) Hilliard, Vicki Poole, Faney (William) Foster, all of Atlanta, GA, Michele Palmer, the late Gerald Hilliard and the late Joyce Hilliard; sister of Betty Rogers of Denver, CO, Willie (Linda) Thomas, Gus Thomas, Cleveland (Bessie) Thomas, all of Anniston, AL, James Thomas of Tacoma, WA, Johnny (Jackie) Thomas of Atlanta, GA and Clarence (Sharon) Thomas of Anniston, AL; sister-in-law of Yvonne G. Hilliard, Hortense M. Hilliard, Armatine E. Ogleton of Austin, TX and Annie Pearl Hilliard of Chicago, IL; also survived by nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and cherished friends. Friends may call at the THOMAS T. EDWARDS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 995 Genesee St., Friday, April 21, 2017 from 3 PM - 7 PM. The family will receive friends Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 11 AM at Humboldt Parkway Baptist Church, 790 Humboldt Parkway where a Celebration of Life will follow at 12 Noon. Rev. Dennis Lee, officiating. Rev. James C. Blackburn, Eulogist. Interment Acacia Park and Resthaven Memorial Gardens, North Tonawanda, NY. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227.