Frank McCoy Gilliam, Sr., of Atlantic City, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, in Atlantic City, NJ. He was born January 7, 1947, in Windsor, North Carolina, to Viola (Outlaw) and Ed Gilliam. He was predeceased by: parensts, Viola and Ed Gilliam; brothers, James, Johnny, Grant, Batt, Willie Ed, Thomas, David and Joe Lewis Gilliam; sisters, Viola Cherry, Sallie Bazemore, Queenie Mae Hendrix and Lucy Ann White. He is survived by: children, Frank (Shawna), Kimberly, and Daniel Gilliam; brothers, John Gilliam (Marilyn) of Lewiston, NC and George Gilliam (Fannie) of Windsor, NC; sister, Nellie Mae Little (Elton) of Ahoskie, NC; grandchildren, Alexis and Lawrence Owens, Sy Parker, Faith Gilliam, Oni Gilliam, Ky, Glory, Jarell and Frank Gilliam, III; two cherished and loved "special" daughters Carolette and Carol Russell and their children; and a host of other family and friends. Visitation services will be 10AM - 11:30AM, Saturday, January 19, 2019, Greenidge Funeral Home, 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City. Interment to follow in Seaside Cemetery, Upper Township, NJ. Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com.