Tommy Aytes Sr., age 70 of Lancing, Tennessee went home to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, after a courageous battle with illness, Sunday, September 13, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Tommy was a man that loved the Lord and loved his family. Tommy also loved to go fishing and hunting and enjoyed to be outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Leonard and Venus Aytes.
Two Brothers: Jerry and Doug Aytes.
One Sister: Ginger Ball.
And one Granddaughter: Brianna Williams.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years: Darlene Elizabeth Aytes.
Son: Robert Aytes and his wife Rachael of Wartburg, TN.
Daughter: Candy Williams of Lancing, TN.
Son: TJ Aytes and his wife Kristie of Wartburg, TN.
8 Grandchildren: Jason, Kristi, Amanda, Tyler, Rhiannon, Jacob, Kaitlyn and David.
11 Great Grandchildren: Hannah, Jack, Grayson, Collin, Kaylub, Bentley, Harper, Charles, Leighton, Callie and Sophia.
Sister: Sharon Hixson and husband Roy of Westland, Michigan.
Brother: Junior Aytes and wife Carla of Central Lake, Michigan.
Brother: Dean Aytes and late wife Rita of Detroit, Michigan.
Sister: Barbara Vann and late husband Mike of Joyner, TN.
Sister: Becky Weeks and husband Dewayne of Tampa Bay, Florida.
Sister: Wanda Copley and husband Walter of Xenia, Ohio.
Special friends: Brendan and Debbie Rickens of Wartburg, TN and a host of other family, friends and loved ones.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 3:00 to 4:00pm at Frankfort Baptist Church, Frankfort, TN. Funeral services will follow at 4:00pm with his son, Pastor T.J. Aytes officiating. Interment will be in the Frankfort Cemetery.
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