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In Memory of

Lillian Fern Tuggle

December 17, 1939 - August 7, 2017

Obituary


Lillian Fern Tipton Tuggle was born December 17, 1939 at Clovis Memorial Hospital, in Clovis, New Mexico. She passed away Monday August 7, 2017 in her loving humble home in Lubbock Texas.

Lillian was a passionate housewife and warm hearted foster mom. As her family started to grow with kids, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, she soon then put an end to taking in foster kids so she could take care of her family. As each child in the Tuggle family grew up she was always there to help them any type of way whether...

Lillian Fern Tipton Tuggle was born December 17, 1939 at Clovis Memorial Hospital, in Clovis, New Mexico. She passed away Monday August 7, 2017 in her loving humble home in Lubbock Texas.

Lillian was a passionate housewife and warm hearted foster mom. As her family started to grow with kids, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, she soon then put an end to taking in foster kids so she could take care of her family. As each child in the Tuggle family grew up she was always there to help them any type of way whether it was with school or learning the simple things in life. She made sure everyone knew "With God all things are possible." and that family is everything.

Lillian was born to Percy and Thelma Tipton; she was one of 5 children. She married James Fredrick Tuggle on May 29, 1959 and they had two children.

She is survived by her husband, James; daughter, Laura Baxley; son, Jimmy and wife Jennifer Tuggle; granddaughters: Kristy and husband Michael Black, Emaline Tuggle, Katlyn and Kylee Copeland; grandsons: Cory Baxley, Hunter Tuggle, Colton Tuggle, Sawyer Tuggle, J.W. Copeland; and two great-grandchildren, Damion Black, and Lilee Simpson.

Family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Resthaven Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 11, 2017 in the Abbey Chapel at Resthaven Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park in Woodrow, Texas. Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels of Lubbock Texas.

Online condolences may be offered on our website at www.resthavenfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Resthaven Funeral Home & Memorial Park.