Earl McMillian

Earl "Tom" Thomas
McMillian III, 63, passed away on May 16, 2014 in Kerrville, TX. Born in Houston on December 21,1950 to the late Earl "Sonny" Thomas McMillian Jr. and Bonnie Jo Crumpacker, Tom spent most of his life in Houston, and his later years in the Texas Hill Country. He is survived by his daughter Laura McMillian and son-in-law Steven Kibble of New York, NY. Tom is also survived by his cousin and best friend Don F. McMillian Jr, of Albuquerque, NM, and his four siblings, Meredith, Lee, Jeff, and Bonnie McMillian all residents of Houston. His constant companion, his Labrador, Layla, will miss him. Tom was a graduate of New Mexico Military Institute and attended the University of Texas in Austin. Tom was known for being a wonderful father and friend. He possessed a huge love of the outdoors and adored animals. His engaging personality, and warmth of spirit will be sorely missed by all that knew him. A memorial service will be held for Tom in Houston on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 3pm at St. Luke's United Methodist Church at 3471 Westheimer Road. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the National Parks Conservation Association in Tom's memory.

Published in Houston Chronicle on May 25, 2014