Originally created 06/08/01

Maj. Gen. John Tillson III



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Major General John C. F. Tillson III died on Wednesday, June 6, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 9 at Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Doctor G. Dan McCall and the Reverend Sidney Austin Gates officiating. Interment will follow with full military honors at Westover Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2261 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904 or to the Salvation Army, 1384 Greene Street, Augusta, GA 30904. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight (Friday) from 7 to 9 p.m. Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave., Augusta 733-3636.

The Augusta Chronicle-June 8, 2001