He was a very loving father and a very good man. He never met a stranger. He was a devout Church of Christ parishioner. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
A graveside memorial service will be held today, August 21, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Tidwell Chapel Church of Christ Cemetery in Eldridge. Rev. Bud Pierce, Bro. Chris Stokes and Bro. Richard Handley will officiate.
He is survived by his daughters, Tena Mace, LaDena Edwards (Ricky), Tammy Pierce (Bud) and Kimberly Sketo (Larry); brother, Alvin Tidwell; grandchildren, Adam Kelley, Misty Harrison (Steve) Britten Edwards (Lauren), Alisha Stokes (Chris) and Tamara Peirce; special great-grandson, Dylan Kelley; several other great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Wilson Brothers Funeral Home, Carbon Hill; 205-924-4147