Mr. James Robert "Jimmy" Gill, age 65, of Menlo, GA died Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Gill was born March 17, 1945 in Presque Isle, Maine, the son of the late James Walter and Katherine Henderson Gill. He was retired from Mt. Vernon Mills. Mr. Gill was a member and deacon of Chelsea Baptist Church. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Tony Gill; and a sister, Sue Lee.

Survivors include his wife, Reba Gill; daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca & Jason Tucker; sons and daughters-in-law, Rusty and Charlotte Gill, and Thomas and Lisa Gill; sisters, Virginia Lively, Carol Young, and Kathy Davis; grandchildren, Arielle, Zachary, and Alexandera Gill.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Mason Funeral Home with Rev. James Holder, and Rev. Tony Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Garrett Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Gordon Kinsey, Josh Garner, David Ball, Brian Gill, Kevin Smith, George Smith, Steve Morgan, and Pat Morgan. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Men’s Sunday School Class of Chelsea Baptist Church and Rev. Steve Spears.

Mr. Gill will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. Wednesday, March 9, 2011.