MORGANTON Tillman Lane, 77, of Morganton, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Born June 7, 1941, he was the son of the late Wesley and Maggie Lane. Tillman was a member of Missionary Ridge Baptist Church. Tillman is survived by his brother, Billy Ray Lane; sister, Jo Ann (Frank Jr.), and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Tillman is preceded in death by his brothers, Jimmy Lane and Gene Lane. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Saturday June 8, at Missionary Ridge Baptist Church. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., in the church with the Rev. Chris Dale officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.sossomanfh.com.