Thomas Allen Metzger, 67, formerly of Palestine and Jacksonville, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas due to complications of a lung transplant.
He was born April 26, 1946 and is survived by his sister, Laura Grantland of Cypress; children, Randy Metzger of Jacksonville, Fla., Kimberly Cooper and Kristi Follett, both of Palestine, and Frances Metzger of Alto; as well as 10 grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to HelpHOPELive, Two Radnor Corporate Center, 100 Matsonford Rd. Suite 100, Radnor, PA. 19087.