George Robert (Bob) Tyre Sr. peacefully left this earthly life at his home with his son by his side on January 21st, 2022, to his heavenly beginning of new life, reunited with his wife of 55 years. George was Born July 9th, 1929, in Eustis Fl. George to Jesse and Velma (King) Tyre, was enlisted with the Army 1946. Discharged 1948 with WW II Victory of Japan Medal, Married the love of his life Deborah May Tyre (Tucker) by Deborah’s farther Rev. Harry Tucker (Wretha Tucker) in Palatka Fl. Enlisted with the Air Force 1953 where he served for 28 years, retired as CMST 1981 with many Accommodations. 15 years with the State of Florida as psychologist at state hospital.
He is survived by his sons Paul S Tyre, Niceville Fl, and John M Tyre Valparaiso Fl, grandchildren Angela (England) Lexington, Erin (Jeremy Munn) NC, David Tyre Las Vegas, Olivia Tyre, John M Tyre jr. Great Grandchild and “reason for living” Aubrey R Tyre. Valparaiso Fl, Neisse Julie (Jack Bledsoe) there son Tyler, many more nephews and nieces and great grandchildren too numerous to name.
Proceeded by Jesse Tyre of Jessup Ga. (Velma King Kestin TN), sisters Betty and Evelyn Deborah’s sister Cleo (Don) Nails.
A private graveside service will be conducted on Wednesday January 26th, 2022, at Sunset Cemetery Valparaiso FL.
Don’t grieve for me, for I’m free, I’m following the path God laid for me. I took His hand when I heard Him call, I turned my back and left it all.
I could not stay another day to laugh, to love, to work or play. Tasks left undone must stay that way. I found that place at the close of day.
If my passing has left a void, Then fill it with remembered joy. A friendship shared. A laugh, a kiss. Ah yes these things, I too, will miss.
Be not burdened with times of sorrow. I wish you the sunshine of tomorrow. My life’s been full, I savored much Good friend’s good times, a loved one’s touch.
Perhaps my time seemed all too brief; Don’t lengthen if now with undue grief. Lift up your heart and share with me God wanted me now. He set me Free.
Set your eyes on the Lord So, if the Son makes you free, you will be free indeed.
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