Funeral services will be 12 pm Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at Centre First United Methodist Church with Rev. John Mullaney and Dr. George Cobb officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 am until 12 pm Tuesday, at the Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Centre First United Methodist Church. Perry Funeral Home directing. www.perryfuneral.net.
Survivors include his wife, Iris Partridge Tillery; son, Eric Jones of Birmingham; daughter, Sharon J. (Gary) Nichols, of Taylorville, Georgia; brother, Billy Wayne (Barbara) Tillery; seven grandchildren, two nephews, and one niece.
Mr. Tillery was the son of the late John and Christine Adrian Tillery.