Tom and Ann were happily married for 62 years until her passing in January of this year. He was also preceded in death by his parents, brother Bob and infant brother Jimmy, infant grandson Justin Ray Pitchford and son-in-law Jim Johnson.
Tom is survived by his nine children, Helen Sue Johnson of Victoria, Tom Pitchford Jr. (Gayla) of Inez, Linda Kay Pitchford of Fort Worth, David Pitchford (Christy) of El Paso, Norma Pitchford (Jesse Cano) of Victoria, Eddy Ray Pitchford (Kathy) of Coahoma, Joyce Townsend (Kenny) of San Antonio, Jimmy Pitchford (Alisa) of Ennis and Bobby (Kristy) of Jacksonville, N.C.; he loved his grandchildren and leaves behind 10 grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; nine great-step-grandchildren and one step-great-great-grandchild; his brothers, Arnold Pitchford of Millsap, Texas, Benny Pitchford (Willa Mae) of Weatherford, Texas; and sister, Helen Nomalene Smith of Sherman, Texas.
Family and friend visitation is scheduled for Wednesday night at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, 900 Navidad, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Graveside burial services are scheduled for Thursday morning at 10 a.m. in Red Bluff Cemetery in Lolita, Texas.
Chosen charities include Midtown Church of Christ in Victoria or Crown Hospice in Victoria.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home
900 Navidad, Edna, TX 77957.