Stefany Tillman, 24, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday Nov. 27, 2008, at Hayti.
Born July 10, 1984, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of Randy and Carol Malone Tillman, she was a 2003 graduate of Hayti High School and a graduate of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Ark., and was employed as a speech teacher in the Hayti School System. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hayti.
Survivors include her parents, Randy and Carol Tillman, of Hayti; two sisters, Selena Taylor, of Clarkton, Mo., and Ginny Tillman, of Hayti, and grandparents, Don and Helen Abernathy, of Caruthersville, Mo., and Joe Malone, of Ramer, Tenn.
She was preceded in death by grandparents, Howard and Ernestine Tillman.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 30, at the First Baptist Church in Hayti with Rev. Tony Cherry officiating.
Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti.
Pallbearers were Brandon Smith, Trey Rackley, Ethan and Jonathan Turnage, Koby Reynolds and Nick Cartee.
Honorary pallbearers were Commercial Vehicle Officers, Missouri Highway Patrol officers and members of the Sheriff's Department.
John W. German Funeral Home of Hayti was in charge of arrangements.