JANUARY 23, 1919 - DECEMBER 24, 2008

WEST SILOAM SPRINGS - Lorene Ann Tillery, 89-year-old resident of West Siloam Springs, OK, died Wednesday, December 24, 2008, in Ft. Smith, AR. Born in Robinson, AR, January 23, 1919, the daughter of Earl and Beulah Mayo Phipps, she was a former resident of Westville, OK. She and her late husband, Claud Tillery, owned and operated Tillery Auto Parts in Westville for a number of years. She was a member of Harvard Avenue Baptist Church in Siloam Springs.

Survivors include one son, Kenneth Tillery of Ft. Smith, AR; one daughter, Patricia Grizzle of Ft. Smith; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; one brother, Dean Phipps of San Antonio, Texas; and one sister, Kathleen Jack of Garfield, Arkansas.

Visitatin was Friday, December 26, from 6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. at Wasson Funeral Home. Graveside funeral services were Saturday, December 27, at 10:00 a.m. at Bell Cemetery in Adair County with Rev. Dan Crenshaw officiating.