Tommy Andrews

Obituary of Tommy Andrews

Thomas E. “Tommy” Andrews, 82, of Boyle, MS, passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2019, at Shelby Heath and Rehab in Shelby, MS. Visitation will be 11:00 to  1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at Ray Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will follow beginning at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Lawson and Blake Andrews will officiate the service. Interment will be in Delta Heights Memorial Garden.     

Tommy was born on November 15, 1936, to Earl and Keturah Andrews in Drew, MS. On June 20, 1954, he married Joanne Miller in Cleveland, MS. Tommy had a lifelong passion for farming as well as planting in his garden. He loved his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 63 years, Joanne Miller Andrews; parents, Earl and Keturah Andrews; brothers, Robert Andrews and Douglas Andrews; and sister, Evelyn Brown.

Tommy is survived by his sons, Travis Andrews (Donna) of Boyle, MS, Lamar Andrews (Connie) of Boyle, MS, and Daniel Roach (Celeste) of Cleveland, MS; grandchildren, Megan Barnes (Chris) of Clinton, MS, Luke Andrews (Morgan) of Boyle, MS, Blake Andrews (Casey) of Boyle, MS, Monette Jeter (David) of Meridian, MS, and Haven Roach of Memphis, TN; and great grandchildren, Anya Kathryn Barnes, Miller Andrews, Park Andrews, Rafe Andrews, Mary Austin Andrews, Caroline Jeter, and Ryan Jeter.