Marilyn Christine Tillman • May 30, 2019



Marilyn Christine Tillman, 76, of Pensacola, Florida, passed away on May 30, 2019. Marilyn was born near Colquitt, Georgia but called Pensacola home from an early age. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her parents Pauline & John Barbon and granddaughter Sara Beth Martin. She is survived by her husband, Harris Tillman Jr, their children Tracey Burgess (husband Gerald), Keith Tillman (wife Deb), grandsons Alex Martin, Nathanael Burgess and Jordan Burgess, brothers Ed Miller and Tony Barbon. She will be dearly missed by those who knew her.

Marilyn’s family would like to express our deepest gratitude to the nurses and staff at Covenant Hospice Care for their kindness, support and care. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society.

A memorial service will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 5pm with Pastor Virgil Tillman officiating.

  1. Deb Tillman says:

    Marilyn was the best mother in-law a daughter in-law could have. Thank you Marilyn for welcoming into your family. Thank you for showing me how to be brave. I will miss you. My love to Harris, Tracey, Gerald, Alex and the rest of the family.

  2. Pat Kirkland says:

    Marilyn was a very good friend. Each time we ran into Harris and Marilyn we always said we needed to get together. Now it’s too late. We will miss her. Pat and Randy

  3. Nancy Fogel says:

    My condolences to Bubba, Tracey, Keith and your families. Marilyn was always so sweet to me. I loved her. Praying God will give all of you much comfort and may He keep his arms wrapped around all of you in the days, weeks and months to come.

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