Mr. Wilfred W. Tyre, 80, passed away Thursday July 25, 2013 at his residence. He was the son of the late Lemuel W. and Essie Anna Crews Tyre. He is preceded in death by his wife of fifty-two years Hazel M. Tyre, two sons Steve and Don Tyre, seven brothers and seven sisters. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed gardening. He had made Marianna his home since 1967. He retired from the International Paper Company with thirty-five plus years.
He is survived by one son Doug Tyre ( Tammy) Marianna, FL; two daughter –in-laws Karen Tyre of Tallahassee, FL; and Donna Tyre of Wiggins MS. eleven grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday July 29, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home. Visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to service. With Reverend Jerry Tyre officiating. Interment will be held at Dekle cemetery in Lake Butler, FL.
Dees-Parrish family funeral home is in charge of all arrangements 458 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL. 32025. Please sign guess book at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com.