Gloria M. Pillars, 56, of Perryville, Mo., died Monday, May 19, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 18, 1946, in Crosstown, Mo., to Charles A. and the late Leona Renota Hoffman Pillars.
She worked as a janitor for M&M Meats in Perryville and was a member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Perry County.
She is survived by her father and two sisters and brothers-in-law, Jerry Ann and Gerald Rucker of Chester, Ill., and Carol Sue and Dempsey Grantham of Perryville.
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, 2003, and 6:30 to 10 a.m., Wednesday, at the Young & Sons Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday at the chapel. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery in Cape Girardeau, with the Rev. Donald Cox officiating.