James Tyre, 53, passed away at home Sunday, July 6, 2014. Born and raised in Weatherford by Chester and LaVerne Scoville, James was born Aug. 17, 1960.
“Daddy James,” as he was affectionately known, worked for Chemical Dynamics as a chemical miller/fabricator. He was a member of Victory Baptist Church. He will be sadly missed.
Daddy James leaves behind his wife, Irene; sons, Richard Jenkins and wife, Tammy, of Oklahoma, Scotty Watson, of Weatherford, and David Gintz, of Louisiana; daughters, Alice Reeves, of Mineral Wells, Jessica McKelbey, of Chandler, Texas, Bernie Steele, of Nebraska, and Ellen Bowser, of Weatherford; 10 grandchildren; and many special friends, including Brenda Dilley, and Jerry and Marilyn Carter. He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester and LaVerne Scoville.
A memorial service will be Saturday, July 12, 2014, at The Texas Opry Theater in Weatherford at 5 p.m.
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel