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Ella Ruth Whiting Tiller
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1923
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2010
Poquoson City
Virginia, USA

POQUOSON - Ella Ruth Whiting Rumbough Tiller, 86, died Feb. 8, 2010.

A native of Martin, Ga., she had been a Peninsula resident for the last 67 years where she worked as a nurse at Dixie Hospital.

She was a member of Hampton Roads Baptist Church and served as head of the Women's Missionary Group. She loved knitting and crocheting.

Preceded in death by her husband, James B. Rumbough; her husband, Thomas R. Tiller; and a daughter, Cynthia Maureen Rumbough; survivors include her son, Freddie L. Rumbough of Poquoson; one sister, Velma Bagwell of Lavonia, Ga.; and a grandson, Vincent Lee Rumbough of Hampton and stepson, Thomas Tiller Jr. of Grimstead.

The family would like to thank the staff at Dominion Village of Poquoson and Hospice Community Care for the compassionate care shown to Mrs. Tiller during her illness.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, in the R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home chapel by Dr. John Corson. Interment will follow in Parklawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Hampton Roads Baptist Church, 347 Hampton Roads Avenue, Hampton, VA 23661. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at

Published in Daily Press from February 9 to February 11, 2010
Parklawn Memorial Park
Hampton City
Virginia, USA
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