Florence Moreland

Florence Moreland

Services for Florence Tillett Moreland, 91, formerly of 480 Lebanon Ridge Road, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Harrod Brothers Memorial Chapel.

She died Sunday at the Masonic Home in Shelbyville following a long illness. Burial will be in the Peaks Mill Cemetery.

A native of Franklin County, she was a foster parent and homemaker and was a member of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters, Polly Sue Blankenship, Frankfort, and Artie Mae Moreland Eakins, Robards; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was the daughter of Ambrose and Nancy Brose Tillett, and the widow of Byrl Moreland. She also was preceded in death by two brothers, Frank and Martin Tillett, and a sister, Clara Lee Smith.

The Rev. Jesse Baxter will officiate.

Bearers will be Ren True, Richard Daniel, Aaron Daniel, Adam Daniel, Sue Ellen Daniel and Thomas Leonard Tillett.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

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