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Susan Elaine (Farmer) Gilleland

May 10, 1949 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 71)

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Susan F. Gilleland, 71 of Raleigh, formerly of Sampson County, passed away at her home on January 1, 2021. Susan's Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Mt. Elam Baptist Church Cemetery of Roseboro beginning at 3:00 p.m.  The Rev. John Harper will officiate the service. 

Friends may come visit on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at West and Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove, family will not be present. 

Susan is survived by her son, Charles Lee Gilleland and wife Kristi of Pace, Florida, granddaughters, Mckenzie and Meredith Gilleland, brother, C.F. Farmer and wife Carol of Raleigh. Susan is preceded in death by her parents, Claxton Farmer and wife Elizabeth.

Susan loved animals and asked that Donations be made in her name to: SPCA of Wake County, 200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh, N.C. 27603.  (919) 772-2326          

Susan lived most of her life in Sampson County, but the last 13 years have been spent in Raleigh, NC. 

Services have been entrusted to West and Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove, NC.

We ask in order to stay in compliance with the North Carolina State COVID law that social distancing measures be taken and a mask worn at all times during all services.

Condolences can be made at www.westanddunn.com

To send flowers to Susan's family, please visit our floral store.


Visitation With No Family Present
January 6, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
West & Dunn Funeral Home Chapel
503 Raleigh Street
Newton Grove, NC 28366

Graveside Service
January 7, 2021

3:00 PM
Mt. Elam Baptist Church
2211 Mt. Elam Church Road
Roseboro, NC 28382


SPCA of Wake County
200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh NC 27603
Tel: 1-919-772-2326

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