George D Tillett Jr., passed away on April 23 at his residence in California, Kentucky. He was a US Navy Veteran, that served in the Korean War, after serving, he worked as a welder. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Rachel Tillett; brother, Ronald (Janice) Tillett; daughter-in law, Janie Tillett; grandson, Randy (Vilma) Tillett; granddaughter, Renee (Shaun) Caudill; great grandchildren, Anastasia Tillett, Alex Tillett, Laynie Caudill, and Kye Caudill. George was preceded in death by his parents, George and Sofie Tillett; brother, Roy Tillett; sister, Lillian Carrie; son, Randy Tillett Sr.; grandson, Micheal Tillett; and numerous nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held at Cooper Funeral Home, on Thursday, April 27, from 4pm-8pm. A funeral service will be held at Persimmon Grove Church on Friday, April 28, at 1pm. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.