Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Hilton Tisdale, Kingstree -Funeral services for Hilton “Hillbilly” Tisdale, conducted by the Rev. John Sellers, were held Saturday, May 10, 2014, at St. Paul United Methodist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Pressley's Funeral Home of Kingstree, followed at St. Paul United Methodist Church Cemetery. Mr. Tisdale was born July 14, 1956, in the Millwood Community of Kingstree.He was the son of the late James Tisdale and Lorine Strong Tisdale.He attended St. Mark Elementary and High School. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church. He worked in several different capacities while living in Kingstree, Orangeburg, Raleigh, North Carolina, as well as Rochester, New York.
Two siblings, Robert “Sherman” Tisdale and Alberta Gibson, preceded him in death. Survivors are: one daughter, Tameka Green; five brothers, James Tisdale (Barbara), Aldavis Tisdale, Otis Tisdale, all of Rochester, New York; Heyward Tisdale (Lillie) of Marietta, Georgia; and Marvin Tisdale (Celia) of Kingstree; three sisters, Alethia Pressley of Hemingway; Elizabeth Brooks (Robert) of Brunson; and Margaret Fitts of Atlanta, Georgia; and one grandson.