Eric Glenn Tisdale
June 26, 1969 ~ June 22, 2021 (age 51)
Eric Glen Tisdale Sr.
Early Tuesday morning, days before his birthday, God decided it was time to bring his child Eric home. Eric was born on June 26th, 1969 to the late Ernest G. Tisdale and Jaqueline Taylor Tisdale. His granddaughter Jameria, and son Brandon Jamaal preceded him in death.
The funeral service was held on Sunday June 27, 2021 at 1:00 pm at Johnson Chapel CME Church with Pastor Larry Hughes in charge. Burial was in the church cemetery and Dixie Funeral Home www.dixiefuneralhome.com was in charge of the professional service.
Eric graduated from Bolivar Central High School in 1987. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army for a short period of time. He has always been a hard worker, doing numerous tasks. Until his health failed him, he was a Supervisor for the up-keep of Victory Ranch.
Eric accepted Christ at an early age and has been a dedicated Minister of Music and member of Johnson Chapel C.M.E. Church. Eric was very committed to the CME church as a whole, he served as a delegate to many conferences.
Eric was a loyal Dallas Cowboy fan. He loved to cook for his family and sing. He also loved to post inspirational quotes on social media. He was a devoted son and grandson, always making sure he called and visited every day. He was also our family’s Go-to person and the “Life of the Party”.
He leaves to cherish his memories: the love of his life, Eneta McClellan who has been by his side for the last thirteen years: His mom; Jacqueline Tisdale of Whiteville, TN: his grandmother; Varnell Tisdale of Whiteville, TN: two brothers; Harold (Tameka) Spencer of Jackson, TN and Marlon Tisdale of Whiteville, TN: eight children; Shalanda (Byron) Chaney of Jackson, TN, Erica (Tay) Woods of Bolivar, TN, Ashley Harris of Whiteville, TN, Rachel Tisdale of Dallas, Texas, Eric Tisdale Jr. of Nashville, TN, Thaddeus Simmons of Bolivar, TN, Chester Mckinney of Bolivar, TN, and Robert Jones of Toone, TN: ten grandchildren: five bonus children; Jarquarus McClellan of Murfreesboro, TN, Phillana McClellan and Phillip McClellan of Bolivar, TN, Keearia Woods of Bolivar, TN, and Jasima Tate of Somerville, TN: four uncles: Eugene (Carmen) Tisdale of Louisville, KY, David (Ann) Tisdale of Bolivar, TN, Larry (Ruthie) Taylor of Selmer, TN, and Raymond Taylor Jr. of Nashville, TN. one aunt: Ocie (James) Holmes of Whiteville, TN: one great uncle: Will Price of Detroit MI: one great aunt; Martha Richardson of St. Louis, MO: two nieces, one nephew, and a host of cousins and friends.
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