Joan Leigh Tillery
Joan Leigh (Boyd) (Pedersen) Tillery, 78, of Greenville,
died Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at Hunt Regional Medical Center in
Greenville. A memorial service will be
Mrs. Tillery was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on October 1,
1941. She was the daughter of Lynn
Edward Boyd and Ethel Leigh Jordan Boyd.
She married Ralph M. Tillery, who preceded her in death. She was a retired title clerk and Raytheon
Survivors include her daughter, Michelle Blackshear and husband
Ricky of Greenville; sons, John S. Pedersen and wife Connie of Albuquerque, New
Mexico, Michael L. Pedersen of Washington state and Gary L. Tillery and wife
Noelle of Greenville; sister, Jacque Morgan of Muscatine, Iowa; grandchildren,
Shawn Pedersen of Oregon and Keegan R. Blackshear of Tyler, Texas; and special
friends, Larry and Phyllis Ragsdale of Missouri. She was preceded in death by her husband,
parents and sister, Judith Lehr.