WOLFE CITY Jim Tandy of Wolfe City, 73, passed away Aug. 18, 2017, in Baylor Scott & White hospital in Dallas.
He was born to Halbyrd and Olive Edna Bradwell Tandy on March 4, 1944, in Harlingen, Texas. He married Ruth Mary Winslow in South Sulphur, March 18, 1978.
He served in the US Navy as a typhoon tracker in squadron VW-1 in Vietnam. He worked as a logistician at Raytheon.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth; two sons, Wayne Allison of Paris Texas, and Jeff and wife Kathy Allison of Wolfe City; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Elaine Tandy of Wolfe City and Mary Pryor of Wolfe City; one brother, John Tandy of Greenville; one cousin, Cleve Breedlove of Los Fresnos, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.
His funeral service will be conducted by Rev. Mario Rodriguez and Bro. Tim Hearn at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 23, at First Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. at R.W. Owens & Son Funeral Home.
Published on August 21, 2017