Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Tony Petty
July 3, 2017
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Anthony Petty

Anthony “Tony” Petty

A Celebration of Life for Tony Petty, 47, of Gilmer formerly of Kilgore will be held on Saturday, July 8. 2017 at 10 a.m. in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with Rev. Mark Hendricks and Rev. Mitchell Powell. Interment will follow in the Danville Cemetery in Kilgore. Mr. Petty completed his earthly journey on Monday, July 3, 2017, in Longview surrounded by his family.

Tony was born on July 28, 1969, in West Monroe, LA to Edward and Dottie Petty. He graduated from Kilgore High School Class of ’87. Tony faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army. He worked as a machinist for Marathon LeTourneau/Joy Global for 20 years. Tony enjoyed restoring and fixing cars, reading and grilling. Tony loved to be with people whether it is family or friends and he will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives that he has touched.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, of 19 years, Deanna of Gilmer; children, Angelia Petty McFadden and her husband Brent of Kilgore, Jarrod Patterson and his wife Amanda of Texarkana, Patrick Patterson and his wife Amber of Midland; grandchildren, Aubrey McFadden, Jase, Samantha, Khloe, Taylor and Cade Patterson; parents, Edward and Dottie Petty of Kilgore; siblings, Chris Petty of Kilgore, Sharon Petty Clements and her husband Curtis of Rogers. AR and Richard Petty of Kilgore; his furbabies, grandfurbabies, turtle and bird. Also, left to carry on his legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 7 until 9 in the evening.

Tony Petty
July 3, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, July 7, 2017
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Service Schedule
Celebration of Life
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Saturday, July 8, 2017
10 a.m.
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Burial Schedule
Danville Cemetery
Danville Rd.
Kilgore, TX  75662
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