Raymond Cecil Tilley

Tilley photo

Tilley photo

Raymond Cecil Tilley

ALBANY - Raymond Cecil Tilley, 68, of Albany passed away Tuesday January 21, 2014 at the Wilson Hospice House in Albany, GA after fighting a long and enduring battle for his life. Raymond was assaulted back on August 12, 2013 after opening a local business in the early morning hours.

His funeral service will be held 2 PM Saturday at Kimbrell-Stern. Interment will follow in DuBose Cemetery in Early Co.-HWY 27 with Pastor Terry Sinyard officiating.

The family will receive friends at Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Home Friday evening, January 24, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 P.M

Active pallbearers will include Kevin Sellers, Ronald Lindsey, Carl Knight, Tony Knight, Gordon Knight & Jeff Gordon .

Raymond was born February 1, 1945 in Seminole County. He attended Albany High School. Raymond has always been known for his working careers. He has worked for Tom’s Electric for the past 25 years. He enjoyed fishing, deer hunting and being outdoors. He loved spending time with his family, friends and grandchildren.

Raymond had a passionate love for his family. He is preceded in death by his parents Billy and Myrtice Johnson.

He is survived by his wife Mary Helen; two sons: Ray Tilley of Baconton, Ga, Kevin Tilley and wife Jill Tilley of Albany, Ga; four grandchildren: Dustin Tilley, Corbin Tilley, Elenye Tilley and Lauren Nowlin; Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and many friends.

Those desiring, please make memorials to the Shepherd Center 2020 Peachtree Road NW Atlanta, GA 30309-1465

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Tilley by visiting Kimbrell-Stern’s website at http://www.kimbrellstern.com/.

Kimbrell Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152