Tilden Eugene Feathers, 71, of Toms Brook, VA passed away Monday, August 19, 2013 at Winchester Medical Center. The funeral will be held Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Zion Christian Church in Maurertown, VA. Reverend Sharon Waters will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Feathers was born November 3, 1941 in Shenandoah County, son of the late Clyde Henry Feathers Sr. and Louise Mae Putman Feathers. He was formerly employed with Aileen for 20 years and retired from Perry Judd after 23 years. He was a member of Woodstock Moose Lodge #575. He was preceded in death by a brother, Clyde H. Feathers Jr. and sister, Ella Louise “Becky” Feathers Jenkins.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Miller Feathers; son, Jeffrey A. Feathers and wife Mary of Strasburg; two daughters, Michelle L. Jackson and husband Harold (Junior) of Toms Brook and Cheryl L. Stickley of Toms Brook; two sisters, Elsie Pierce of Woodstock and Eleanor Brooks of Strasburg; brother, Charles Feathers of Strasburg; five grandchildren, Kristin Garrett and husband Roy of Strasburg, Tiffany Jackson and companion D.J. Fadeley of Woodstock, Brittney Jackson and companion John Park of Augusta, WV, Alyson Stickley and Jonathan Stickley both of Strasburg; two great grandchildren, Trenten Fadeley and Branson Fadeley both of Woodstock and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Brock Barb, Jim Fisher, Scott A. Stickley, Terry Baker, Ron Testerman, Richard “Dickie”Rhodes and Bill Fadeley.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ronnie Feathers, Gary Richman, Richie Richman, Michael Feathers, Frankie Jenkins and Gary Clem.
Woodstock Moose Lodge #575 will attend as a group.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004.