Michael Dale Tillman

Published 3:17 pm Thursday, June 9, 2016

Michael Dale Tillman, 63, of Port Arthur, Texas passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

He was born on February 8, 1953 to Lois Davis Tillman and Harmon Edward Tillman in Sulphur, Louisiana. Michael has been a resident of the area for 40 years. He retired as General Manager (Floating) for Pizza Inn Restaurants with the last one being Pizza Inn in Port Neches. He was a member of the Catholic faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, his loving wife, Sharon Marie Tillman who passed away in March, his grandchild, Baby Loya.

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Michael is survived by his daughters, Tracy Ann Fontenot and husband, Joseph of Lake Charles, LA., Jeanetta Sue Loya and husband, Ismael of Port Arthur, his sons, Timothy Scott Tillman of Winchester, Kentucky, Michael Allan Tillman of Port Arthur, Carl David Walton and wife, Pamela of Erath, LA., his mother, Lois Davis Tillman of Sulphur, LA. and his thirteen grandchildren.

He is also survived by his two sisters, Karen Bruce and husband, John of Sulphur, LA., Sandy Carver and husband, William of DeRidder, LA., two brothers, Gary Tillman of Alexandria, LA. and Danny Tillman and wife, Michele of Sulphur, LA. along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, June 10, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a rosary to be prayed at 6:00 PM at Clayton Thompson Funeral Home in Groves. Service to honor Michael’s life will be at 10:00 AM Saturday, June 11, 2016 in the Thompson Memorial Chapel at Clayton Thompson. Entombment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.