Graveside services were held at 10:00 Friday, March 9, 2018, for Carolyn S. Pearson Brewster Josey Tillman at the Antioch Cemetery with Bro. Larry Smith officiating. Carolyn S. Pearson was born March 27, 1940 in Jacksonville, Texas to E. Y. and Ruth Hazel Chapman Pearson. She had resided in Dallas area and had served as a foster parent for over ten years prior to moving to Jacksonville. She passed away in Jacksonville on March 7, 2018 after several years of very poor health. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edmond (Joe) Tillman, sisters, Bonnie McCarthy and Earsteen McManners, and granddaughter, Hollie Jo Miller.
Carolyn's survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Geri Josey of Jacksonville, two daughters and son-in-law, Janet Miller and Belinda and Marc Gowin, all of Jacksonville, her sister and brother-in-law, Lyn and Frank Flewellen of Mt. Belview, Texas, nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Visitation was Thursday evening at the Boren-Conner Funeral Home in Jacksonville.
Published on March 9, 2018