David Gilles, age 88 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away April 23, 2019.
He was born in Lacomb, Oregon to the late Harry D. & Mary Gilles. He was retired from the U.S. Army after serving for more than 24 years.
Preceded in death by his wife, Velma Jewell Gilles, and step-son, Larry Fickle. Survived by special caregivers, Mark & Kali Worley and their son, Emmett Worley of Franklin, Tennessee; niece, Peggy Jan Cordero of Redwood City, California, and nephew, Daniel Williams of Sacramento, California.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019, with visitation one hour prior to the service at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Joe Copolo officiating. Burial will follow in Williamson Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 615-794-2289. www.williamsonmemorial.com