George Tiller

Staff Written Obituaries

George Tiller of Rutledge died August 12, 2019 at his home in Rutledge.  Mr. Tiller was the son of the late Robert and Vivian Griffith Tiller.  He was born December 27 1942.  Mr. Tiller attended the University of Georgia.  He worked as a manager for Napa Auto Parts in Athens and Madison.  After retirement, he worked with Madison Tire.  He was a member of Beacon Heights Baptist Church and was a devoted UGA football fan.  Mr. Tiller loved people and always brought smiles to those around him.

Mr. Tiller is survived by his wife Jo Tiller and children, Maggie Purcell and Denny Purcell.  He also leaves a granddaughter, Ella.

The family received friends on Tuesday, August 13 from 6-8  p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home.  A memorial service was held on Wednesday, August 14 at 1 p.m. at Beacon Heights Baptist Church.

Floral contributions are accepted, or memorials may be made to Beacon Heights Baptist Church.

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