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Welcome to the memorial page for

Geraldine Barnes Tilley

January 14, 1926 ~ March 12, 2020 (age 94)

Geraldine Barnes Tilley, age 94, died on March 12, 2020. She was born in Harnett County, NC on January 14, 1926, the daughter of Dester and Betty Harper Barnes.

Geraldine was predeceased by her loving husband of 75 years, Alvin Roy Tilley. Geraldine and Roy made their home in Fuquay-Varina and were lifelong members of the Fuquay-Varina Presbyterian Church. Geraldine served as Chairman of the Women of the Church, District Chairman of the Women of the Granville Presbytery, and as Deacon.

Their 3 children are Richard D. Tilley and wife Fayeson of Raleigh; Donna Tilley Jaeger and husband Chris of Fearrington, and Rodney B. Tilley and wife Cathy of Fuquay-Varina. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Robbie Tilley, Rebekah tilley Sedaca and husband Andy, Richard D. Tilley Jr. and wife Laura, Jessica P. Delgado and husband Frank. Additionally, she is survived by 5 adorable great grandchildren Tilley, Libby and Luke Sedaca, Vera Delgado, and Ike Tilley.

Graveside service will be held at 2:45 at Wake Chapel Christian Church Cemetery in Fuquay-Varina. The previously scheduled visitation has been cancelled.

 Service Information

Graveside Service
March 16, 2020

2:45 PM
Wake Chapel Christian Church Cemetery (Fuquay - Varina)

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