Tom McKnight Weatherford, Jr.
June 1, 1918 - Nov. 1, 2013
FERRIS - Tom McKnight Weatherford Jr., 95, of Red Oak, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 at his residence.
Tom was born in Ferris on June 1, 1918, the son of the late Dottie (Batchler) and Tom Weatherford.
Tom graduated in the Class of 1936 from Ferris High School. He served in the Navy during WWll. Tom married Mary Beth Taylor on December 14, 1996 in Waco. He loved to farm and loved being on a tractor.
Tom is survived by his wife Mary Beth Taylor Weatherford of Red Oak; three daughters Karen Beth and James Freistedt of Houston, Laurie Ann and Dale Rose of Wylie and Gay and Hutch Kantzabedian of Plano. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Green Funeral Home. Funeral services was held at the First United Methodist Church in Ferris at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 with Reverend Gene Ratcliff officiating. Interment to follow at Ferris Memorial Park North.