Wallace "Wade" Tillery passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012 at his home in St. Joe Beach. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, he lived on St. Joe Beach for the last 48 years. Wade graduated from Port St. Joe High School in 1975.
He was preceded in death by his brother Darrell Tillery in 1988.
He is survived by his parents, Wallace and Susie Tillery of St. Joe Beach; one brother, Keith Tillery and wife Bonnie of Overstreet; his children, Crystal Holmes and husband Matthew of Wewahitchka, Eli Tillery of Dothan, AL, Victoria Tillery of Clanton, AL, David Tillery of Clanton, AL and Sean Tillery of the U. S. Marine Corps; and his grandchildren Matthew Holmes, Jr., James Walter Holmes and Nathan Tillery.
Graveside funeral services were held at 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at Holly Hill Cemetery, conducted by the Rev. David Nichols and the Rev. David Sizemore. To assist the family, a fund is set up at Emerald Coast Credit Union.
Services were provided by Comforter Funeral Home.