Cecilia Grace Gillikin

March 16, 1947 - March 26, 2017

03/16/1947 - 03/26/2017

Past Services

Wednesday March 29, 2017
12:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel
929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 482-3311 | Directions

Cecilia Grace Gillikin
Chesapeake – Cecilia Grace Gillikin, 70, died March 26, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Gillikin was born in Norfolk, VA to the late Eldon C. and Madaleen Snead Hobson. She was a homemaker and above all a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her life centered around caring for and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Daniel and Timothy Hobson.
Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 51 years, Charles C. Gillikin, Sr.; children, Tina Nelson and her husband, Chris Timchak of Chesapeake, Tammy Gillikin and her husband Keith Hall of Chesapeake, Charles Gillikin, Jr. and his wife Allison of Chesapeake, Michael Gillikin and his wife, April of Norfolk, and Angela Rands and her husband, Jonathan of Dyersburg, TN; sister, Deborah Hobson Leggett of Norfolk; fourteen grandchildren, and ten great grandchildren.
The family will be celebrating Mrs. Gillikin’s life on Wednesday at 12:00pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake, pastor Russel Holland officiating. Express condolences to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.

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LaToya Johnson
6 years ago

To the family and friends of Cecilia Gillikin, I would like to express my deepest and heartfelt condolences. I am truly sorry for the lost that your family is feeling. Experincing the lost of a beloved family member is one of the hardest things that any of us can go thru. And because of that my thoughts and prayers are with your family. During this extremely difficult time, please turn to God for comfort and support. He promise to give your family the strength needed in order to endure this great lost. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4) Something else that can bring your family comfort is cherishing the wonderful memories that you have of Mrs. Cecilia. These precious memories will console the family in the day’s ahead. These precious memories will console the family in the day’s ahead.

6 years ago

Sorry for the loss of your dear love one. May you find comfort in God’s promise to swallow up death forever and wipe the tears from all faces. Isaiah 25:8

Betty Davis-Yancey
6 years ago

So sorry for the lost of your Mother. I pray that God will keep you and your family hearts comforted. With Deepest Sympathy!

Sherry Hobson
6 years ago

The family is in my prayers.

Sherry Hobson
6 years ago

Such a sweet and caring woman and a great person as a whole. She was such a loving figure for the entire family and I know she will be missed.

Dennis ford
6 years ago

Ur mom was a great person who I’m glad to have met. I’M very sorry for your loss

Daniel and Carrie Hutton
6 years ago

Our deepest condolences to the Gillikin family. We are keeping you in our prayers as you grieve the loss of wife and mother.

Debra Taylor-Knight
6 years ago

I will Keep you and your family in my prayers.

Barbara M. Wynn
6 years ago

Though your heart must hold deep sadness at the loss of the one you loved, may it also hold the blessings of the life you shared and the love that will always be a part of you…..

Harvey thornton
6 years ago

Charlie and family, sorry for your loss. Our Prayers are with you.
Harvey and Paige Thornton and family