William Hillery Gilreath Sr.

William Hillery Gilreath Sr.

William Hillery Gilreath Sr., 88, of North Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, April 4, 2021, at his home.

A private service will be held at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Eddie Tharpe officiating. Burial will be at Scenic Memorial Gardens

Mr. Gilreath was born Oct. 31, 1932, in Wilkes County to Claude Gilreath. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

In addition to his dad, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Mayes Gilreath, and a sister, Jean.

He is survived by two daughters, Pamela Gilreath and Betty Fruchtenicht, both of North Wilkesboro; three sons, William Hillery Gilreath Jr., Philip Gilreath and Scott Gilreath, all of North Wilkesboro; nine grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.

Flowers will be accepted. Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.

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