Memorial services for Billie Frank Tillery, 75, of Lexington are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018, at the home of Jody and Laura Tillery in Lexington.

Mr. Tillery died Thursday, April 5, at Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Round Rock.

He was born Aug. 4, 1942, in Houston to Merle Frank and Billie Louise (Thompson) Tillery.

He was a 1960 graduate of Sam Houston High School in Houston.

On July 29, 1968, he married Vera Ellen Banks in Houston.

Mr. Tillery worked 11 years as a dispatcher with BJ Services, an oilfield company in Mineral Wells.

He was a member of Faith Temple in Lexington.

Mr. Tillery was preceded in death by his father, Merle Frank Tillery.

Survivors are his wife, Vera Ellen Tillery of Lexington; his mother, Billie Louise Tillery of Lexington; a son, Jody Wayne Tillery and wife Laura Beth of Lexington; a daughter, Toye Rochelle Fritcher and husband Tim of Lexington; a brother, Robert Carl “Bob” Tillery of Lexington; a sister, Sandra Kay Sterenski of Lexington; nine grandchildren, Colby Tillery and wife Kourtney, Cody Tillery and wife Tiffany, Callie Iselt and husband Nathan, Triston Tillery, Cayla Tillery, Brynn Burlin, Taytum Tillery, Kiley Fritcher and Kai Fritcher; and nine great-grandchildren, Kadarina Iselt, Grace Tillery, Gaven Tillery, Lois-Ann Iselt, Cutter Tillery, Carter Iselt, Luke Heath, Remi Anderson, Brantley Tillery with two on the way.

Memorials may be made to Round Top State Bank, P.O. Box 548. Lexington, TX 78947, to an account set up under Jody Tillery.

Rockdale Reporter

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