Velma Gillum

Velma Gillum, 82, of Snyder, formerly of Eudora, died on January 2, 2020.

Mrs. Gillum was a native of Dardanelle, a resident of Snyder for the past 21 years, and a former resident of Eudora for many years. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Eliane Nichols in 2017; her parents, Jess and Leona Hamilton; three brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Travis Gillum of Snyder; three sons, Wayne Gillum of Lamar, Larry Don Gillum and wife, Allison, of Pearl, Mississippi and Jeff Gillum and wife, Suzee, of Snyder; a sister, Adelaide Hamilton of Monticello; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, January 4, at 3 p.m. at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Eudora with Bro. Sammy Land officiating.

Visitation will be held Friday, January 3 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg.