Thomas Howard “Dude” Welch

Thomas Howard “Dude” Welch

Death 14 Jul 2013 (aged 78)
Vaiden, Carroll County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Winona, Montgomery County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 113856945 · View Source
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Thomas Howard "Dude" Welch
(March 30, 1935 - July 14, 2013)

Funeral services for Thomas Howard "Dude" Welch of Vaiden will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17, in the Oliver Funreal Home Chapel, with burial following in the Winona Garden of Memory. Rev. Dean Stewart and Rev. Adelbert Adcock will officiate the services.

Visitation will be Monday, July 15, from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m., at Oliver Funeral Home.

Mr. Welch died of heart failure at his residence on Sunday, July 14. He was 78 years old.

Mr. Welch was the son of the late Peyton T. Welch and the late Maggie Parkinson Devine. He was a self-employed mechanic and a member of Vaiden Baptist Church in Vaiden. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and enjoyed gardening.

Mr. Welch was a U.S. Army Reserve veteran. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Hazel McCorkle and Frances Shirley.

Survivors include his wife, Janiece Welch of Vaiden; one daughter, Tammy Pearson (Larry) of Kosciusko; one son, Gary Welch (Missy) of Vaiden; one brother, Harvey Dale "Blackie" Welch of Vaiden; three grandchildren, Gene Pearson of Oxford, Stacey Lynn Pearson of Kosciusko, and Andrew Welch of Vaiden; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Miller Beard, Cecil McKay, Clifton McKay, Roy Briscoe, Frank Stanton and Matt Bennett. Honorary pallbearers will be James Robert Devine, Don
Cox, and Wayne Cox.

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  • Created by: Ron Collins
  • Added: 15 Jul 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 113856945
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Howard “Dude” Welch (30 Mar 1935–14 Jul 2013), Find a Grave Memorial no. 113856945, citing Winona Garden of Memory, Winona, Montgomery County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Ron Collins (contributor 14149965) .