Tilson, Dorrene Michelle
Dorrene Michelle Tilson,21, of Speedwell, went to be with our Lord Saturday, August 23, 2014. She was born August 20, 1993 in Wythe County and graduated from George Wythe High School in 2011. Dorrene was a 2014 graduate from WCC with a degree in Business/Leadership. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Thomas and Eula Russell of Marion and maternal grandfather, Bennie C. Hall of Amelia, Va. Dorrene is survived by her mother and step-father, Pam and Bobby Burris of Millboro, Va.; father, Eddie Tilson; brother, B.J. Tilson and nephew, Dreyton, all of Wytheville, Va.; boyfriend, love of her life and future fianc, Joseph Saum of the home; maternal grandparents, Lucille and James Elder of Amelia, Va. She is also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, August 29, 2014 at the Barnett Funeral Chapel with the Reverend Jerry Bell officiating. Interment will follow in West End Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 6 p.m.to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.highlandfuneralservice.com Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, Va., 276-228-3121is serving the Tilson family.