Tony Lawrence "TL" Sizemore, 39, of Galax, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Woltz Hospice Home, Dobson, N.C.
He was born July 10, 1973, in Galax, to the late Betty Jo and Robert Sizemore.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brother, Harold Dean England.
Tony was a Carroll County High School graduate of 1991.
He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
He was a lifetime member of the Pipers Gap Rescue Squad and the Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squad.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy Sizemore of the home; daughter, Grace Suggs of Galax; honorary daughter, Kimm Hamlin of Galax; one sister, Kathy Sizemore Newman and fiancé, Tommy Tate of Fries; numerous other family members; special friends and caregivers; and one sister-in-law, Shirley McNeil and Tim and Melinda Monk, all of Galax.
A funeral service was held at Twin County Funerals Sanctuary Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at 3 p.m. Brian Frazier officiated. Internment will be private in the Robinson Cemetery. Family received friends one hour prior to the service from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Tony Sizemore Memorial Medical Expenses, P.O. Box 1872 Galax, Va. 24333 or to the Pipers Gap Rescue Squad.
Twin County Funerals is serving the Sizemore family.
Online condolences can be made at www.twincountyfunerals.com.