Ralph Tilson, 90, 742 Rock Creek Road, Erwin, died Wednesday (March 25, 2009) at the Center on Aging & Health. Funeral service for Mr. Tilson will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday from the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Tommy Hensley and Rev. Kevin Laws will officiate. calling hours are from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery where military honors will be rendered.