COLLINSVILLE – Funeral services for T. J. Click, 88, will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro, with Rev. Larry Arnold officiating. Interment will follow the service at Collinsville Cemetery. Visitation services will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013, at the funeral home from 7 - 8 p.m.|
He passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at Texas Health Presbyterian, WNJ in Sherman.
T. J. was born on Jan. 15, 1925 to John William and Myrtle (Harkey) Click in Woodbine, Texas. He married Dorothy Breeden on Feb. 14, 1947 in Custer City, Texas. They were married 66 years. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was employed as a heavy equipment operator. He was of the Presbyterian faith. He loved to travel and enjoyed camping. He also enjoyed playing 42 and loved his music.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Click, of Collinsville; daughters: Elaine Thompson and husband Jimmy of Whitesboro, and Karen Schindler and husband Larry of Pilot Point; grandchildren, Marsha Cannon, Lisa Ray, Christy Schindler, Kimberly Cargile, Joseph Schindler, and Angela Hulse; great-grandchildren, Wesley Campo, Justin Thompson, Mandy Sanders, Megan Rice, Lauryn Ray, Caleb Cargile, Cora Price, Corbin Price; great-greatgrandchildren, Riley Sanders and Kennedy Hall; brother, Maurice Click and Bill Click; sisters, Ella Reed, Doris Arnett, Wanda Stowe; and numerous nieces and nephews, including special nephews, Lewis Cavin and Joe Cavin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Myrtle Click; brothers: Joe Click and Marion Click; and one sister, Lenora Wallace.
Pallbearers will be Lewis Cavin, Joe Cavin, Wesley Campo, Justin Thompson, Joseph Schindler and Brad Cargile.
To sign the online registry, please go to www.meadorfuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Herald Democrat on Mar. 31, 2013