November 30, 1969
VAN ALSTYNE - Troy Tillett, 71, retired Van Alstyne
farmer, died at 1:45 a.m. Saturday in a Sherman hospital.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the First
Baptist Church of Van Alstyne. Burial will be in Van Alstyne Cemetery,
directed by Flesher Funeral Home.
Mr. Tillett was born in Texas March 29, 1898.
Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Opal Tillett; three daughters,
Mrs. Jewell Green and Mrs. Joyce Wright, both of Southgate, Calif., and
Mrs. Claudine Wallace of Paramount, Calif.; a son, M.J. Tillet of El Monte,
Calif.; four brothers, Leon Tillett of Wylie, Jim Tillett of McKinney,
C.W. Tillett of Van Alstyne and A.L. Tillett of Durant; two sisters, Mrs.
Jewell Hendricks of Anna and Mrs. Gertrude Dowell of Farmers Branch; seven
grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8