Lanna Irene Gillie, 64, of Leakesville, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital. She was a long time member of Leakesville First Assembly of God. She loved to knit, sew, and travel. Recently, she completed the first year Charis Bible College, in Birmingham, AL. More than anything, she loved her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend. She was loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Eunice Platt; and two brothers, Jimmy and Andin Platt.
Left to cherish her memories are her husband of 22 years, Mark Gillie; children, Beth Elmore (Scott), Dirk Turner (Caitlin), Mandy Creel (Tyrone), Perry Gillie (Anita), and Marinda Kane; 13 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Platt (Dewanda); god-father, James Turner; a host of other relatives and friends.
A wake will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at Freeman Funeral Home from 6-9 pm. The Funeral Service will be held at Leakesville First Assembly of God on Monday, July 1, 2019 at 2 pm. Interment will be held in the Leakesville First Assembly of God Cemetery with Bro. Bruce Walley and Bro. Tyrone Creel. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home- Leakesville, MS