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Greg Tillman Sr.

August 30, 1956 — September 7, 2019

Greg Tillman Sr.

Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the funeral services for Mr. Greg Tillman Sr., age 63, who passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at his residence under the care of Southern Care Hospice. Greg was a native and lifelong resident of Appling County; a truck driver with Fries Farms of Glennville and previously with McKenzie Tank Lines. He was a member of Surrency Community Bible Church and a wonderful husband, father, son and poppy.

Greg was preceded in death by his parents, James Thomas and Della Mae McClain Tillman; two brothers, Jimmy Tillman and Rodney Tillman.

Surviving is his wife of thirty-seven years, Cheryl Tillman of Surrency; daughter, Stormi Alexander of Baxley; two sons, Greg Tillman Jr. and Shawn Tillman both of Surrency; granddaughter, Kinley Tillman of Baxley; sister, Wendy and husband Mike Sellers of Baxley; special nephew, Dallas Griffin of Baxley and fur babies, Jaxson and Gizmo.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 2 p.m. from the Bethel United Methodist Church with the Reverend Byron Scott and Reverend Andrew Kersey officiating.  Eulogy will be given by David Eason.

Mr. Tillman will lie in state one hour prior to services on Tuesday.

Interment will follow in the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory Chapel.

Active Pallbearers will be Dallas Griffin, Ryan Tillman, David Eason, Stanley Griffin, Austin Chancey and Dennis Stevens.

Honorary Pallbearers will be the employees of Fries Farms, Lonnie and Mary Sue Gibbs, Wanda and Bernie Pearce, Mandy and Jason Moody, Stewart and Linda Campbell and Kristi and Shaun White.

The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to all who showed your love, support and prayers during Greg’s illness.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Attitude Cruise in for a Cause at 8774 County Farms Road, Baxley, GA 31513.

Condolences may be expressed at

Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Mr. Greg Tillman Sr.

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