Wayne Tilley


FORTOGLETHORPE Wayne Tilley "Papaw", 87, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013.He was a member of Battlefield Baptist Church.He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Tilley of 64 years.He is survived by his daughter, Jeanette Weaver (Danny); grandchildren, Robyne Holden (Braden) and Kevin Weaver (Cathy); great-grandchildren, Ryne Holden (Ariel), Caleb Weaver, Seth Weaver and Cory Holden; great-great-children, Mattox and Brooklynn Holden; nine brothers and sisters, Faye Blanks, Dale Tilley, Jim Tilley, Pat Betty, Carolyn Carden, Jerry Tilley, Larry Tilley, Diane Cowart and Don Tilley and several nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends at Rock Spring Baptist Church from 4 until 8 p.m. on Monday and 10:30 11:30 a.m. Tuesday June 25.The Rev. Jerry Atkins and the Rev. Kevin Weaver will conduct the service at 11:30 a.m. in the church.The Rev. Brian R. Kurtz will conduct the committal service at Chattanooga National Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. following the funeral.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory to Avalon Hospice, 7625 Hamilton Park Drive, Suite 19, Chattanooga, TN 37421.Thank you to Avalon Hospice for the love and support during his illness especially Cindy, Teresa and April.Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.comArrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated.

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