Roy Glenn Thames
Roy Glenn Thames
  • June 29, 1939 - August 18, 2017
  • Crowley, Texas

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Roy Glenn Thames born June 29, 1939, went home to be with Jesus on August 18, 2017.

Service: 2 pm Monday August 21, 2017 South Park Baptist Church of Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 pm to 8 pm Sunday August 20, at Laurel Land Funeral Home. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Roy was born in Fort Worth and lived in Alvarado. Roy married Sue Phillips November 5, 1960 and was drafted into the Army in 1961. He was discharged from the Army in 1963 and worked at Worth Food Market a few months before getting a job at General Dynamics which became Lockheed Martin. He worked there for 38 1/2 years and retired in 2001.

Roy was proceeded in death by his parents, Francis Vivian Thames and Lawrence Chester Thames.

Survivors: Roy is survived by his wife of 56 years Sue Thames; two children, Eldon Thames and wife Julie and Tracy Bilyeu and husband Bobby; grandchildren, Andrew Thames and wife Brandi, Riley Bilyeu, Daisy McMurry, Angie McMurry, and Christopher Cable; and many extended family.