Lindsay Roosevelt Tillman

1917

Lindsay Roosevelt Tillman was born on 03 May 1917 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Emerson Tillman and Lydia Young Tillman.

1920

Lenzy Tillman was counted in the census on 07 Jan 1920 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 3-year-old, male, single, black, son. Also in the home was his father, Emerson Tillman; his mother, Little Tillman; and his siblings, Irene Tillman, Fletcher Tillman, Viola Tillman, Victoria Tillman, Emerson Tillman, Willie Tillman, Odessie Tillman, Levi Tillman, Amile Tillman.

1940

Lynie Tillman was counted in the census on 23 Apr 1940 in De Kalb Township, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 22-year-old, male, single, negro, son. Also in the home was his mother, Lydia Tillman.

When he was 23, he married Ethel Richardson on 08 Jun 1940 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA.

1946

On January 7, 1946, Lindsay R Tillman enlisted in the army at Camp Gordon, Augusta, Columbia, Georgia, USA.  His military serial number was 34845995

2001

He died on 16 Mar 2001 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. He was buried on 20 Mar 2001 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Cedars Cemetery.

Lindsay Tillman

CAMDEN – Services for Lindsay Roosevelt Tillman, 83, will be 3 p.m. today at Gordon Street Church of God with burial in Cedar Cemetery. Haile’s Funeral Home is in charge.

SSgt. Tillman, husband of Ethel Richardson Tillman, died Friday, March 16, 2001. Born in Blaney, he was the son of the late Emerson Tillman and Lydia Young Tillman. He retired from the U.S. Army.

Surviving are his wife; daughters, Inez Cherry of Washington, D.C., Ethel Anderson, Linda Tillman-Bowers both of Camden; grandchildren, Cynthia Cherry, Dwayne Cherry both of Suitland, Md., Alia Burns of Charleston; sisters, Victoria Rose of Yonkers, N.Y., Annie Cooke of Newark, N.J.

March 20, 2001  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina
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Cedars Cemetery
Camden, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Emma E Walling

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