Updated: 2/8/2021


Mary Ann Bills of Lynnville, Tennessee joined our Father in Heaven on February 4, 2021. She was born November 22, 1946 to the late Betty Polk in Lynnville, Tennessee and the late Josh (JB) Braden.

Mary grew up in Giles County, Tennessee. She received her education in the public schools of Giles County graduating from the Bridgeforth High School Class of 1965. On March 3, 1966 she married James Bills and to this union two children were born. Mary resided in Joliet, Illinois for 37 years before returning back home to Tennessee. Mary was a homemaker. She loved sewing, macramé, cooking, arts & craft, and worked for Easter Seals in Joliet, Illinois for 10 years.

The visitation will be 10:00am until 12:00pm Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home.

A graveside service will take place at 1:00pm Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at the Braden Cemetery in Lynnville, Tennessee.

Mary leaves to cherish her memories to her devoted and loving daughters Melody Bills of Lynnville, Tennessee and Katina Bills of New Orleans, Louisiana. Her loving mother Georgia Braden. Her brothers Lee Allen (Sheila) Curtis and Dennis Braden. Brother and sister-in-law Maxie and Margia Trotter. A special niece Andriette Bills Brooks and nephew Scott Trotter. A devoted cousin Mary Louise Drake. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Mary Ann Bills.