James H Tillery

06/21/1935 - 02/04/2020

Obituary for James H Tillery

James H. Tillery age 84 of Hamilton passed away Tuesday February 4, 2020. He was born June 21, 1935 in Jackson County, Kentucky the son of the late James H. and Mary Sue (nee Gabbard) Tillery. Mr. Tillery retired from Mercy Hospital after many years as a security guard. He also retired from Pepsi Cola Bottling Company after many years of service. On January 7, 1956 in Gray Hawk, Kentucky he married Eudell (nee Sparks) Tillery and she preceded him in death on January 1, 1998. He is survived by his children Patty (Karl) Toennis, Paula (Allen) Green, Jeannie (Alan) Gentry, Liz (Dave) Holland, Wayne (Gwenda) Tillery, Hansel (Bev) Tillery, George Tillery, and James D. Tillery; 24 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. Mr. Tillery was also preceded in death by his daughter Penny Cavin; two sons, Hubert and Randall Tillery; three sisters Dorothy Maggard, Opal Lunsford, and Hazel Reed, and three brothers George Tillery, Amos Tillery, and Charles Tillery. Visitation will be on Friday February 7, 2020 at THE WEBSTER FUNERAL HOME 3080 Homeward Way at Rt. 4, Fairfield from 5:00PM-8:00PM. The funeral will take place on Saturday February 8, 2020 at the funeral home at 9:30AM with Pastor Houston Marcum officiating. Burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery. www.websterfuneralhomes.com



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Wayne and Gwenda, I remember your dad well from our trips to the hospital. Always a smile, a greeting and time for a little chit chat. . Condolences from my family to yours.
- Rick Scheiba
Thanks for all you did for us at Mercy - Rest In Peace.
- Tami Adams
Sorry to hear of the pass of Brother James. Our thoughts and prays are with you all. We pray your heart finds peace.
- Nancy Napier
I worked a Mercy Hospital for many years with Mr. Tillery , he was a hard worker, and a dedicated person. He use to joke with us alot. I'm so sorry for your loss. I Pray that God will comfort you and give you peace during this time. My thoughts and Prayers are with you. Love Penny Boyd
- Penny Boyd
Praying for you all, and rejoicing knowing he is with your momma and other family and pain free with our Lord. I know this is hard as I too went through this just know knowing that he is indeed pain free is comforting. Hugs to all Tara,
- Tara Hildebran

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