Elaine Marian Lilley
March 16, 1936 – September 27, 2020
Memorial services for Elaine M. Lilley, 84, of Tyler, are 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 2, 2020 in the Chapel of Lloyd James Funeral Home with Philip Wheeless Officiating.
Elaine passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020 in Tyler. She was born on March 16, 1936 in Painsville, Ohio to the late James C. and Ila G. Wyatt Lilley. She retired from the healthcare Industry as a registered CNA and Food service technician, working for various nursing centers all over Texas. Her final and favorite job was with the City of Mesquite Recreation Department at Evans Senior Center. Elaine was in charge of serving lunch each day. During almost 14 years, she served 165,000 meals to senior adult participants. Elaine coordinated lunch volunteers and volunteered herself with the Friday night dances at the center. She was valued as a dependable and dedicated staff member and always followed through and stayed until the job was finished.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, baby Jenette Marie Lilley and Delores Noland and by niece Debbie Smiciklas.
Survivors are her nephew, Don Noland and wife, Cindy; nieces, Dawn Ramirez, Darla Noland and Denise Hannon and husband, Scott.