Deputy Sheriff Russell Edward Gilliam

Deputy Sheriff Russell Edward Gilliam

Nash County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Saturday, October 11, 1975

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Russell Edward Gilliam

Deputy Sheriff Russell Gilliam was struck and killed by a dump truck while directing traffic for the Boy Scout Jamboree at the intersection of US 264-A and State Road 1100.

Deputy Gilliam had served with the Nash County Sheriff's Office for 12 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 57
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

directing traffic

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Gilliam.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 2, 2020

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