GILLIHAN, DON ALTON - Izard County, Arkansas | DON ALTON GILLIHAN - Arkansas Gravestone Photos


Combs Cemetery
Izard County,

Don 09 Jan 1937 - 03 Apr 1987
Carolyn 11 Dec 1937 - Pre-Need/living


Don Alton Gillihan husband of Carolyn Louise (Blevins) Gillihan. Don Alton Gillihan son of Adrian Golden Gillihan and Ida Arlee (Davis) Gillihan.


Don Alton Gillihan, aged 50, of Springhill, KS, died April 3, 1987 at Olathe, KS. The son of Adrian Gillihan and Ida Davis Gillihan, he was the superintendent of Springhill High School, receiving his Bachelor Degree at Arkansas Tech and his Masters Degree at Kansas State University. He was a member of the Springhill Baptist Church and Springhill Lions Club.

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Louise Blevins Gillihan of the home; three sons, Mitchell Bryan Gillihan of Overland Park, KS, Matthew Don Gillihan, and Mason Louis Gillihan, both of Springhill; his father and mother Adrian and Ida Gillihan of Kansas City, MO; four brothers, Doy Gillihan of Fayetteville, AR, Larry Gillihan of Kansas City, MO, Gerald Gillihan of Rayville, MO, and Charles Gillihan of Alco, AR.

Services were held Monday, April 6 at the First Baptist Church in Melbourne with Bro. Don Sanders officiating.

Burial was in the Melbourne Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Jim Richardson, Rayburn Richardson, Vance Tate, Jim Miller, Y.D. Whitehurst, and Dan Garwood.

From the files of June Ramsey.

Contributed on 1/11/13 by sandhollow
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Submitted: 1/11/13 • Approved: 5/9/21 • Last Updated: 5/12/21 • R811234-G0-S3

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