Charles Leon "Big June" Gilliam, Jr., 53, of 114 Bush Drive, Union, SC passed January 10, 2018 in Spartanburg Medical Center. A native of Union County, SC, he was the husband of Maritha Peake Gilliam of the home and son of the late Charles Leon Gilliam, Sr. and the late Lenora Carter Gilliam. He was a member of Wyatt's Chapel Baptist Church and a former employee Cone Mills Carlisle Finishing Plant. Charles was a graduate of Union High School. He was an avid fan of the Minnesota Vikings and the Clemson Tigers. In addition to his parents, he was preceded Iin death by a sister, Carolyn Denise Gilliam Rice. He is survived by his wife, Maritha Gilliam of the home; two sons, Adrian (Niketa) Gilliam of Union, SC and Darius Gilliam of Spartanburg, SC; two daughters, Tia Gilliam and Tamara Gilliam both of the home; two granddaughters, Andreanna Robinson and Harmony Gilliam; two sisters, Cathy (Howard) Brandon and Charlene Gilliam Gregory both of Union, SC; and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m. Monday, January 15, 2018 at Wyatt's Chapel Baptist Church will burial in the church cemetery. Arangements are with Community Mortuary, 361 Meansville, Road, Union, SC.