Lillian Tolliver

SYLVESTER - The funeral services for the late Mrs. Lillian Tolliver of Sylvester, GA who departed this life on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, GA, will be held on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. from the Sylvester New Beginnings Church in Sylvester, GA, with the Minister Brenda Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow in the Shepard Memorial Garden Cemetery in Sylvester, GA. Mrs. Lillian Womack Tolliver was born December 11, 1939 in Worth County, Sylvester, GA. Lillian gave her life to Christ at an early age and joined Hopewell Baptist Church. Later in her life, she moved her membership to Beulah Baptist Church of Philadelphia, PA She was educated at Oak Grove School in Sylvester, GA. She worked as a seamstress and a merchant in Philadelphia, PA. She leaves to cherish her memories four sons, CSM Marvin (Rhonda) Womack of Chambersburg, PA, Donald Rushing of Tallahassee, FL, Johnathan (Monica) Rushing, Christopher Tolliver, both of Albany, GA; two daughters, Jennifer Rushing of Poconos, PA, Kathy Rushing of Philadelphia, PA; five sisters, Juanita Womack of Philadelphia, PA, Armanda Shaw, Geraldine (Willie) Jackson, Patricia (Charles) Thurmond, Brenda (David) Hamilton, all of Sylvester, GA; Doretha (Jack) McLaughlin of Jonesboro, GA; brothers-in-law, James Albert Tolver of Sylvester, GA, L. C. (Earnestine) Tolver of Ty Ty, GA, Johnnie Lee Tolver of Albany, GA; sisters-in-law, Versie (Ross) Wilburn, Mary Simon, both of Sylvester, GA, Betty Joyce Carey of Springdale, MD; sixteen grandchildren, and a host of great grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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