The Obituary for Mr. Willie Tidwell (Tallapoosa County)


Mr. Willie Tidwell, age 61, of Dadeville, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at his residence. He was born on December 19, 1958 in Red Level, Alabama to William Wesley Tidwell and Cassie Joe Dubose Tidwell.

Willie was a hard working man, with a heart of gold that could fix anything. He was an avid Alabama fan and he loved fishing, camping and anything Elvis. Willie’s family was his world and he loved his grandchildren immensely.

He is survived by his daughters, Farrah Meadors (Shane) of Dadeville and Ashley Payne (Michael) of Auburn; grandchildren, Jalyn Grace Meadors (Preston Dasher) and Brody Garrett Meadors; sisters, Teresa Stanford of Hueytown and Barbara Smith of Calera; brothers, Billy Tidwell of Montgomery and James Tidwell (Iris) of Montgomery; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife of 20 years, Barbara W Tidwell.

A private service will be held for the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be given to V.O.C.A.L (Victims of Crime and Leniency), P.O. Box 4449, Montgomery, AL 36103 or for more information, please visit

All visitations and services will be held in compliance with the mandated rules from Alabama Dept of Public Health.

Langley Funeral Home of Camp Hill, AL is directing.