Betty Ruth (Gray) Tillman, 90, a resident of Paris passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Paris.
She was born November 21, 1928, in Paris to the late Roy L. and Ruth Lowery (Chandler) Gray. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, John N. Tillman; a brother, Billy Gray and three sisters, Jomae Mobley, Shirley Gray and Shelby Fenter.
Survivors include a son, John N. Tillman, Jr. of Fort Smith; three daughters, Donna Joy Tillman, Jane Young and Judy Pennington, all of Paris; six grandchildren, Melissa Ruth Blair, Ricky Lavorin, Ashley Haney, Nathan Young and Jeremy Pennington, Matthew Young; eight great grandchildren, Isabella Blair, Ireland Lavorin, Gabriella Blair, Anden Haney, Liam Young, Archer Young, Remi Young and Lachlan Young and a brother, Aaron Lee Gray of Georgia.
Graveside services and burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 14, 2019, at the McVay Cemetery near Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris.