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Margaret Sue Tilson Main

d. November 26, 2019


MARGARET SUE TILSON MAIN, age 87, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Valley Health Care Center, Chilhowie, Va.

Sue was born in Smyth County, Va., August 31, 1932 to the late Arthur and Margaret Cullop Tilson. She was the last of eight children. Sue was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in York County, Va. and was very involved with her church, teaching Sunday school and Bible classes. She retired after many years of employment as a shipyard secretary. Sue loved children, cooking, reading her Bible and doing nice things for people. Her every act, was an act of friendship and kindness.

In addition to her parents and siblings, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Owen Main; and a special niece Billie Cummings who was her primary caregiver for many years.

Sue is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held Friday, November 29, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Middle Fork Cemetery with Blake Frazier officiating. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery by 2:45 p.m.

To share memories of Margaret Sue Tilson Main, please visit Care for Sue's family has been entrusted to Seaver-Brown Funeral Service & Crematory, 237 East Main Street, Marion, VA 24354.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Friday, November 29, 2019

Starts at 3:00 pm

Middle Fork Cemetery

Middle Fork Rd, VA 24354

Family & friends are asked to meet at the cemetery by 2:45 p.m.

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