COMPLETES TRAINING – Pfc. Chad A. Gilliam was graduated from basic training in the 1st Battalion, Delta Company, Platoon 1072, Marine Corps on Sept. 21. After a 10-day leave, he was assigned to Camp Lejeune, N.C., for 56 days for infantry training. Upon completion, he will be deployed to Iraq. He is the son of Paul and Mary Ellen Cook Gilliam of Mayking, the grandson of the late Willard and Belvia Holbrook Gilliam and Arlie and Edna Sergent Cook.