Sammie Jack Tomlinson (1933 - 2018)


Lubbock- Sammie Jack Tomlinson, 85, of Lubbock, Texas, passed away on July 30, 2018. Born June 24, 1933 to the late, Braz Bridges and Virginia Viola Tomlinson in Sunset, Texas.

Jack was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He married Katy Lee Selby February 18, 1953. Jack had a passion for his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He retired as a Station Manager with Continental Airlines.

His wife, Katy Lee Tomlinson predeceased him on July 28, 2018.

He is survived by their children; Clayton Tomlinson of Colorado Springs, Nancy Tomlinson Roberts of Idalou, and Anthony Tomlinson of Midland; grandchildren; Morgan Tomlinson, Matthew Roberts and his wife Sara, and Whitney Roberts Lucado and her husband Jared; great grandchildren; Greyson Lucado, EmmaRae Roberts, Reese Roberts, Kort Roberts; brothers; James Tomlinson, Benny Tomlinson, Rex Tomlinson, and Monty Tomlinson.

Friends may call on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Resthaven Funeral Home Abbey Chapel from 9AM until the time of services at 10AM. Interment will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Jack's name to their web site is


Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal from Aug. 12 to Aug. 13, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Resthaven Funeral Home & Cemetery
5740 West 19th Street | Lubbock, TX 79407 | (806) 791-6200
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