Thomas Lynn Fife, 56, of Goldsmith, Texas, passed away peacefully at his home in Goldsmith, Texas on April 17, 2014. Services are at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Sunset Memorial and Gardens Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Jimmy Braswell officiating. Thomas was an Odessa High School graduate. He married the love of his life Melinda Maroney Fife on September 17, 1976. He was a member of Goldsmith Methodist Church. He was a self-employed oil and gas business owner of Fife Services, Inc. Thomas was very well liked and respected. He took care of his family and never said no to someone in need. He was preceded in death by his parents, James M. Fife and Betty A. Gunter Fife; and two brothers, Sam Fife and Craig Fife. He is survived by his wife, Melinda Fife of Goldsmith, Texas; his sons, Daniel S. Fife and wife Amanda of Midland, Texas, and Douglas J. Fife and wife Stephanie of Odessa, Texas; and grandsons, Nolan Fife and Kyler Fife; as well as numerous family and friends. Family requests that any memorials be donated to Home Hospice at 516 N. Texas, Odessa, Texas, 79761.