Elmer Tilley

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Elmer Tilley

January 10, 1930 - February 26, 2019

Elmer Tilley Elmer Tilley, 89, of Lynco, WV passed away on Tuesday February 26, 2019 at Raleigh General Hospital. Born January 10, 1930 in Clear Fork, WV, a son of the late Thomas Field and Vida Toler Tilley. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. Elmer was a UMWA member and retired after 44 years of coal mining. He was also preceded in death by brothers Raymond, Earnest and Thomas, Jr.; sisters Ruth and Ruby; and son-in-law Bobby Ray Rhinehart. Survivors include his loving wife of almost 71 years Athelene Vance Tilley; daughters Bonnie Rinehart and Debra (Robert) Trent; a son Richard (Regina) Tilley; grandchildren Melissa (Will) McGregor, Justin (Katie) Grimmette and Levi Tilley; two great grandchildren and a great great grandchild; and a host of other loving family and friends. Graveside service will be at 1PM on Monday March 4th in Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with Rev. Valdis Bailey officiating. Burial in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Published on March 2, 2019
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Debbie Toler Alexander
Mar 06, 2019
Sending love and prayers from Goldsboro, North Carolina.