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Robert Allen Tillman

March 6, 1945 ~ October 16, 2021 (age 76)

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Obituary

Robert Allen Tillman, 76 of Lakeland passed away October 16, 2021.

Born in Lakeland, Florida, he was the son of the late James and Mildred Tillman.

Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Diana Ferguson.

His survivors include daughters, Victoria Harrison, Nichole Tillman-Mitchell (Doug); 5 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren.

"Rat" as he was affectionately known, was a US Army veteran and served in Vietnam. He was retired from Publix Supermarkets after over 40 years in the warehouse. He loved to work outside and go fishing. His favorite thing to do was "jumpin' channels" and could often be found watching NASCAR. He would go to Old Town and listen to the Dukes when he was able. He loved his Harley's; they were like family.

Family will receive friends, 2:00pm -3:00pm, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 with memorial service to follow at 3:00pm both will be held at, Lanier Funeral and Cremation Services, 717 Griffin Road, Lakeland, Florida 33805.

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Services

Memorial Gathering
Wednesday
October 27, 2021

2:00 PM
Lanier Funeral and Cremation Services
717 Griffin Road
Lakeland, FL 33805

Memorial Service
Wednesday
October 27, 2021

3:00 PM
Lanier Funeral and Cremation Services
717 Griffin Road
Lakeland, FL 33805

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