James J Tilley

September 15, 1977 ~ November 23, 2019 (age 42)


James Tilley, 42, of Brookport, IL, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019 at his home.

Graveside services will be held at 11 am on Friday, December 6, 2019 in Old Du Quoin Cemetery in Du Quoin, IL with Bro. Gaylen Holden officiating. There will be no visitation. Friends and family are asked to meet at the cemetery.

Mr. Tilley coached baseball, softball, basketball and hockey.

James is survived by his father, Ronnie Tilley and wife Tonja; mother, Debra Mulder; spouse of 20 years,  Windy Tilley; twin daughters, Mary and Ashlee Tilley; sons, Braden and Gage Tilley; grandmother, JoAnn Tilley; two sisters, Tonya Mahaj and husband Mark and Kristen Hartman; three brothers, Zach Tilley and wife Alex, Mark Mulder and wife Jen, Kenny Laymance and wife Jessica; several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home in Metropolis. Online condolences may be left at

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Graveside Service
December 6, 2019

11:00 AM
Old Duquoin Cemetery, Duquoin

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