Assistant Chief Gail Green-GilliamRest in Peace Sis…We Got The Watch
Phenix City Police Department, Alabama
End of Watch Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Tour 33 years
Incident Date Thursday, May 28, 2020
Assistant Chief Gail Green-Gilliam died after contracting COVID-19 as the result of a presumed exposure during an outbreak within the Phenix City Police Department.
She was taken to a hospital in Columbus, Georgia, where she remained on a ventilator for several weeks.
Assistant Chief Green-Gilliam had served with the Phenix City Police Department for 33 years. She is survived by her husband, son, two daughters, grandchildren, and siblings. Assistant Chief Green-Gilliam had also been the foster parent for special needs children and adults.
In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.