Jeremy B. Cameron
Lloyd James Funeral Home #7499
Obit from Lloyd James Funeral Home in Tyler for Mr. Raymond Earl Hargis
Raymond Earl Hargis, 79, of Tyler, died August 27, 2012 at Homeplace Hospice after a long battle with
Mr. Hargis was born in Houston, Texas, to Jack and Nannie Farris Hargis on Dec. 7, 1932.
He served with honor in the United States Navy during the Korean War, then came home to attend school at
Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas, where he graduated with degrees in chemistry and
In 1957 he married the former Nancy Jo Edwards of Nacogdoches, and moved to Tyler to work for
LaGloria refinery laboratory. He moved on to Howe Baker Engineers of Tyler and retired from there as a
His passions were his family, golf, and the various dogs he's had over the years.
Raymond was pre-deceased by his parents, and two infant grandsons. He is survived by his wife of 55
years, Nancy, a sister, Esther Simmons of Lufkin, and a brother and sister-in-law, Jack E. and JoAnn
Hargis of Nacogdoches. Other survivors are a son and daughter-in-law, John and Susan Hargis of
Whitehouse, and three daughters and sons-in-law, Julia and Rick Traylor of Tomball, Cindy and Glenn
Stone of Dallas, and Rebecca and Steven Smith of Plano.
He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
There will be no formal funeral services, but his family would like to visit with his friends Friday afternoon, August 31 between the hours of 4 and 6 at Lloyd James funeral home to share memories and remember the good
Name: Raymond Earl Hargis Age : 79
Residence: Tyler, Texas
Date of Death: August 27, 2012
Care of Lloyd James Funeral Home
Visitation: 4-6:00 P.M., Friday at Lloyd James Funeral Home
Marion Leroy (Lee) Terrell passed away in his home on August 25, 2012.
Mr. Terrell was born in Hopkins County, Texas, on August 13, 1920, to Ruel L. Terrell and Rose McCormack Terrell. He attended Gilmer schools from elementary through high school. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, where he was the Quartermaster on an LCT landing craft in the Aleutian Islands in Alaska.
After WWII Mr. Terrell returned to East Texas. In 1947, he married Helen Jewel Hendrix. Mr. Terrell worked for a variety of companies including Continental Baking Company, Malcolm Young's Humble Station, Lever Brothers, Blackburn Produce, and USI until his retirement in 1985.
Mr. Terrell is preceded in death by his wife Helen Hendrix Terrell. He is survived by his daughter Lana Jo Terrell of Leander, Texas.
A private graveside service will be held in Rose Hill Cemetery on Wednesday, August 29, 2012.
Honorable pallbearers are Les Sulser, Kirk Meadows, Randy Meadows, and Anthony Bickerdike.
Anne Rowe Tidmore was born on November 16, 1952 in Corpus Christi and passed away on August 16, 2012 in Tyler. She is survived by her husband, David Tidmore, her parents, Edward and Doris Rowe, her sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Dale Nipp, her son, Jeremey Tidmore and his wife Casey and her daughter, Elana Michelle. She has three grandsons, Andrew Myron, Hunter Ray and Matthew David who she loved with all her heart..
Ann was well known for her musical talents and abilities. She was the church pianist or organist at Noonday Baptist Church, Liberty Baptist Church, Woodland Hills Baptist Church and Martin Springs Baptist Church and was famous for her ability to accompany and back up a vocalist. She taught piano in Chandler for 17 years, influencing the lives of dozens of children and adults not only with musical knowledge, but also her faith in Christ and life values.
Ann spent nine years working with the Therapet Program of East Texas and was eventually able to have her own dog, Annie Rose, in the program. She worked at the local area hospitals, rehabilitation centers, the prison at Rusk and numerous functions for disabled children. She was voted Therapet volunteer of the year for 2010. Through this animal assisted therapy program she was able to minister to hundreds of people and make a difference.
Like many people, she had faced discouragement in life, but she decided if you are going to step on me at least let it be a step upward. She walked all the steps of life, never shied away and made each one a step upward. We love her and will miss her.
Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, August 25, 2012 at First Baptist Church in Chandler with Brother Tom Roebuck and Brother Mike Matlock officiating. Burial was in Rose Lawn Cemetery in Tyler .
Doris Ann Rowe Tidmore – Visitation 5-7PM Saturday, August 18, 2102 at Lloyd James Funeral Home. Private burial. Memorial service at a later date.
Corinne McAllister – Ship out to Richard A Henry Funeral Home in Battle Creek Michigan 269-962-5191
Thomas Dingler – Lost case to Boren Connor Funeral Home
Jeremy B. Cameron
Lloyd James Funeral Home #7499