Pastor Gerald Melvin Fillman of Gallatin, TN
passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017; he was 91.
Pastor Fillman was an ordained minister in the Seventh-day Adventist Church for over 50 years, serving as teacher, singing evangelist, and pastor in numerous conferences and districts.
Pastor Fillman is survived by his loving wife, Naomi Jensen Fillman; son, Gary (Melissa) Fillman of Eustis, FL; daughters, Rita (Jerry) Wagner of Crown Point, IN, Debra (Gray) Coyner of Catlett, VA and Kathleen (Jim) Brummett of Rocky Mt. NC; brothers, Donald (Dolly) Fillman of Collegedale, TN, Gene Fillman of Vinita, OK and Noel (Dianne) Fillman of McDonald, TN; sisters; Melveena Johnson of Vinita, OK and Bernice (Alvin) Lee of Sapulpa, OK; ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 31, 2017 in the Chapel of Madison Funeral Home from 5 to 7pm. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 10am Madison Campus Seventh-day Adventist Church 607 Larkin Springs Rd, Madison, TN. Pastor Ken Wetmore will officiate. Visitation one hour prior to service at the church. Grandsons and sons-in-law will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow at Bordeaux Adventist Memorial Gardens. Donations should be made to the "It Is Written" or the "Quite Hour" ministries. MADISON FUNERAL HOME (615) 868-9020.