The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

November 13, 2012

Thomas Andrew (TJ) Drinkard Jr.

Palestine Herald-Press

— Thomas Andrew (TJ) Drinkard Jr., was born Nov. 10, 2012, at 10:08 p.m. at Palestine Regional Medical Center to Thomas Andrew Drinkard and Jayme Lively Drinkard. He weighed 3 pounds 11 ounces and was 16 inches long.  

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Bois D’Arc Baptist Church. Burial followed at Liberty Cemetery under the direction of Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home.

Survivors include his parents, Thomas and Jayme; grandparents, Pamela and John Brown, Jay and Julie Lively, Todd and Christy Drinkard, and Dory Andrejcz; great-grandparents, Rev. Mike and Edwana Drinkard, Joan Lively, Dianna and Gerald Wilcher, and Debbie Ballard; great-great-grandparents, Helen Lightfoot, Herman Drinkard, Glenda Lewis, and Glenda Ballard; and numerous aunts, uncles, and other extended family.

He is so loved by many family and friends.

He will always be in our hearts and never forgotten.

An Angel in the book of life wrote down our baby’s birth,

then whispered as she closed the book,

“Too Beautiful for Earth.”

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