Bertie Ann Tillman, 94, of Lake Timberline [St. Francois County, MO], passed away Dec. 15, 2001, at Mineral Area Regional Medical Center. She was born April 3, 1907, in Myrtle, MO, daughter of the late William and Alpha (Baker) Ballard. Also preceded by husband, Hatley Tillman; daughter, Oleita Akins; two sons, Relton and Ronald Tillman.
She was a member of Silver Springs Baptist Church.
She is survived by one daughter, Rayda Pittman of O'Fallon; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and her Silver Springs Baptist Church family.
Memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 22 at 1 p.m. at Silver Springs Baptist Church.
[DailyJournal/Dec. 19, 2001]