Fellaneeze Terry-Tilghman was born March 8, 1939 in Houston, Texas to Ethel Mae and Milton Henderson. She achieved her education in Houston before relocating to Los Angeles, CA.
She met and married R.C. Terry in 1955 and they were together until his passing in June1983. To this union their children were born; David Earl, Kenneth Lewis, Ricky Charles, Natasha De’Shawn, and Gwenelena Denise.
Fellaneeze spent many years working in retail. Later, she switched to a career of hair and nails and graduated from cosmetology school in 1972, where she went on to own operate her own beauty and nail salon for many years. Also, she joined Mt. Moriah Baptist Church where she began here Christian journey.
After many years of living in Los Angeles, Fellaneeze and R.C. decided to relocate to San Antonio, TX and start a new chapter in their lives. There, she again, returned to the working in retail. As time passed she met and married E. Wesley Tilghman, and they were together until her untimely passing on 01/26/2020 at 3:28 a.m.
Fellaneeze leaves to mourn her husband E. Wesley Tilghman; 5 children; David (Beverly) of San Antonio, TX; Kenneth of Hollywood, CA, Ricky of Houston, Natasha (William) of Moreno Valley, CA, and Gwen of Waldorf, MD, three brothers; Floyd (Diane) of San Jacinto, Lee Earl (Deceased); two sisters; Mary Ann of Houston and Patricia Kay of Houston, TX, six grandchildren; Eulis, Omar, Kameesha, Chelsea, Mika, and Maya as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friend.
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