Harold Tilson, 76, of 208 Coffee Ridge Road, Erwin, passed away on February 25, 2017 at the Center on Aging and Health. Mr. Tilson was a native of Unicoi County and a member of Coffee Ridge Baptist Church. He loved to fish and spend time with his grandchildren. Harold was a kind and giving friend. He was always one to lend a helping hand. In his death he will continue to give. His earthly remains were donated to be used in a large ongoing Alzheimer’s study. Be the cure, Dad! He is preceded in death by a brother, G.T. Tilson, aunt Bonnie Edwards and sister-in-law Sherry Tilson all of Erwin.
Harold has left behind to cherish his memory:
Loving wife of 41 years: Peggy Ann Tilson of Erwin;
Daughter and Son-in-law: Lora and Jeffrey Crowe of Erwin;
Son and Daughter-in-law: Josh and Breanna Tilson of Erwin;
Grandsons: Mason Lex Hamilton-Tilson of Tallahassee, FL,
Logan Iziah Tilson of Erwin,
Christopher Roy Roberts of Erwin;
Sisters: JoAnne and Danny Burger of Jacksonville, FL,
Mary Willtrout of Erwin;
Brother: Jimmy Wayne Tilson of Erwin;
Several Nieces and Nephews.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to the staff of the Center on Aging and Health and Avalon Hospice for all of their loving care and support.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Harold Tilson will be held at a later date.
Courtesy of Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, TN 37650, 423-743-9187.