Alvin Lawson Tumey

Alvin Lawson Tumey

Bexar County, Texas, USA
Death 17 Jul 2014 (aged 92)
Burial Cremated, Other
Memorial ID 133328397 · View Source
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Alvin Lawson Tumey was born December 29, 1921 in San Antonio, Texas to Samuel Lawson Tumey and Ella Cordelia King Tumey and passed into the hand of our Lord on July 17, 2014. Alvin is preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Ruth Tumey; brother, Samuel Clyde Tumey; sister, Alberta Tumey Sloan; son, Baby Boy Tumey; daughter, Janice Lee Allen; and granddaughter, Karen Joyce Allen.

He is survived by his son, Terry Lawson Tumey and wife Betty; three grandchildren, Kenneth Findley and wife Glynda, Brian L. Tumey and wife Angie, and Robin L. Norris. Alvin is also survived by eight great-grandchildren, Taylor Paduh, Coby Norris, Cody Norris, Shelby McMillin, Cole McMillin, Aidan Tumey, Bridgette Findley and Beau Findley.

Alvin married Evelyn Ruth Lorentz on February 26, 1941 and was married 56 years before Evelyn's passing in 1997. During their time together, they lived in San Antonio and New Braunfels. Prior to Al retiring in 1984, he was employed at Jordon Ford. Upon retiring, he and Evelyn moved to Lake Dunlap where he enjoyed fishing, working on old lawnmowers, riding his bike, collecting cans and barbequing over a wood fire. In 2009, Al moved to Houston to live with his son Terry and wife Betty where they could take care of him in his final years.

Al lived a long and fulfilling life and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

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  • Created by: History Girl
  • Added: 25 Jul 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 133328397
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