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J B Tye
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1927
Cotulla
La Salle County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 2008
Rockwall
Rockwall County
Texas, USA

JB TYE WAS THE SON OF ALLIE AUGRY TYE AND GLADYS L TYE, HE WORKED AT PARKLAND HOSPITAL FOR 27 YEARS AND WAS RETIRED, HE RESIDED AT ROCKWALL NURSING HOME WHERE HE PASSED ON TO BE WITH OUR LORD, ALL 6 OF HIS CHILDREN WERE BY HIS SIDE,SEVERAL FRIENDS, AND NEPHEW PHILLIP TYE, AND GRANDCHILDREN. JB STARTED A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR THE BLIND IN DARKROOM RADIOLOGY DEVELOPMENT AT PARKLAND Hospital and Childrens Hospital of Dallas, He has TRAINED OVER 400 + STUDENTS,AND PLACED THEM IN GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT ALL OVER THE UNITED STATES. IT WAS A BLESSING HAVING HIM IN OUR LIVES. Thank you God for sharing him with us.

HE IS SURVIVED BY BROTHERS: GEORGE TYE, AND CLARENCE TYE, AND SISTERS: DOROTHY, ELAINE, AND PEARL.

CHILDREN: MADONNA LEVERN(TYE)LOPEZ, JOE BOYD TYE, WILLIAM PRESTON (BILL) TYE, NENA LETRICE (TYE) LABELLE, DELANA JANELL (TYE) SALMONS, PATRICIA DEANN (TYE) RIGGS. 18 GRAND CHILDREN, AND 21 GREAT GRAND CHILDREN.

QUOTE FROM JB: "I GUESS THE LORD SAW SOMETHING DIFFERENT FOR ME,HE CHANGED MY WHOLE LIFE STYLE. I DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT BEING BLIND OR BLINDNESS, I WAS A COWBOY. I THOUGHT IT WAS THE END OF THE WORLD".

HE WAS NEVER ASHAMED OF NOT BEING ABLE TO SEE, AND ALWAYS MADE THE BEST OF THE SITUATION. HE WAS A SELF-SUFFICIENT AND SELF-MADE MAN AMONG MEN. 
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Court of Faith
 
Created by: Madonna (TYE) (STEGALL) ...
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
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J B Tye
Added by: Madonna (TYE) (STEGALL) LOPEZ Mccormack
 
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It's difficult to believe a year has already gone by. The struggle and conflict of living day to day without you in my life has been grueling to say the least. I think of you often and I'll be seeing you in my dreams where we meet and talk togther. I love...(Read more)
- Bosslady
 Added: Sep. 11, 2009
I miss you dad, hope you can see Joseph. Please watch over him
- Nena LaBelle
 Added: Dec. 29, 2008
Thanksgiving just wasnt the same without you daddy. I love you and think of you everysingle day.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 9, 2008
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