|Birth: ||Aug. 8, 1937|
|Death: ||Jul. 2, 2005|
JEFFERSON, TEXAS – Funeral services for Loyd Lavette Tabor, 67, of Jefferson, Texas will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2005, at Haggard-Heaster Funeral Home Chapel in Jefferson, with the Rev. Jerry Sharp officiating. Graveside services will follow at 4 p.m. at Simsboro Cemetery in Simsboro, La., with Dr. Jim Moshinskie officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Tabor died Saturday, July 2, 2005, in Jefferson. He was born Aug. 8, 1937, in Bernice, La., the son of Louise and Victor Tabor.
Mr. Tabor attended the first eight grades in Bernice, and graduated from Simsboro High School in 1956. He pitched for the Simsboro High School baseball team.
Mr. Tabor served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1962 and served in Germany during the Berlin Crisis. He married Pauline (Polly) Tabor on Oct. 9, 1959, in Fort Gordon, Ga. He was employed by SWEPCO at Wilkes Power Plant in Avinger from 1963 to 1994.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline Tabor of Jefferson; two brothers, John E. Best and Jerry Best, both of Jefferson; two half-sisters, Janet Philbrook and Irene Fitzgerald, both of Bernice, La., an aunt, Ann Sims of Monroe, La.; an uncle, Louid Kelley of Minden, La., eight nephews and one niece.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace and Truth Baptist Church, 1349 Shady Grove Road, Jefferson, 75657. (Marshall News Messenger)
Simsboro City Cemetery
Plot: Sims - Phillips
Created by: Jim (Dr. Mo) Moshinskie,...
Record added: Nov 12, 2006
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