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“A father.A grandfather.A decorated soldier.A true American hero who loved his country.A brother and a mentor who provided me the stepping stones to...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Don Massey - Oak Harbor, WA

“I was a classmate of Wayne. A better guy, I never knew. As so many times happens, we grew away from each other, and went our separate ways. I had no...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Billy Rayburn - Pensacola, FL

“Mr. Massey was such a sweet and gentle man. He didn't like me calling him Mr. Massey. "Okay Tom". I only knew you for a short while and am so glad...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Charlotte Spencer - Columbia, TN

“I love you dad, and will miss you and mom with all my heart, I hope your dancing now with mom free of pain and smiling down on me and Dwayne. There...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Cheryl Massey Cappula - Columbia

“Prayers for all who knew TOM or his wife. Thanks for your service to our country. Cliff MAnis ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Cliff Manis - San Antonio, TX

“I am deeply saddened at their loss of your Father, Grandfather, and truly a wonderful person. I served with him in Tehran in there late 70's and...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Ray Smith - Bonifay, FL

Thomas was born on August 12, 1934 and passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Thomas was a resident of Tennessee at the time of passing.

He served in the Army and was a veteran of Vietnam earning the Bronze Star w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Occupation Medal w/ Ger Clasp, Good Conduct Medal, Army Commendation Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, National Defense Service Medal w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Vietnam Service Medal, and the Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ Device 60.

A memorial service will be held on Monday at 2PM at Heritage Funeral Home with Lyndall Probst officiating. An inurnment will follow in Polk Memorial Gardens with military honors provided by the Herbert Griffin American Legion Post 19. A visitation will also be held on Monday from 11AM-2PM at the funeral home.