Avis V. Tilley
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Avis V. Tilley
The family will visit with friends at Don Grantham Funeral Home Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019 from 4:00 to 6:00pm Funeral Services will be 10:00am Monday Jan. 14 , 2019 at the Bethesda Church of God with the Rev. Harold Metheny officiating. Interment will follow at 2:30pm at Gracemont Cemetery, Gracemont, Oklahoma. Services are under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home.
Avis was born Nov. 23, 1934 in Gracemont, Oklahoma to Ray and Eithel Bradshaw. She graduated from Gracemont High School in "1953". Avis married her true love, Ray Tilley on October 24, 1953 in Lawton, Oklahoma.
She was a bookkeeper for Halliburton Services until retirement and really enjoyed numbers and paperwork. She also enjoyed helping Ray on the farm, especially driving the tractors. Her favorite enjoyment though was her grandchildren, who she loved and adored.
Avis is survived by her husband, Ray Tilley of the home; one daughter, Kathy Rhae Booker and husband Larry; one brother, Ray Bradshaw Jr. and wife Judy; one sister, Dot Wiley; three grandchildren: Brian Derek Wilson and wife Brianna, Clay Tyler Wilson and girlfriend Contessa, and Mitch Kolton Wilson and girlfriend Jane; four great grandchildren: Rebecca Taylor, Caylei Wilson, Kimber Taylor, and Dawson Wilson.
She was preceeded in death by her parents; and one sister, Jean Garrison.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to: The Disabled American Veterans at www.ihelpverterans.org
Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.granthamfuneralhomes.com
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