A funeral service for Homer Hume, Jr., age 82, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 2 o'clock in the afternoon Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. He will be laid to rest at Salem Cemetery, Rusk.
Mr. Hume passed away Thursday, October 20, 2016 in Jacksonville.
Homer was born June 4, 1934 in Rusk, Texas to Homer Lee and Effie Lou Hume.
He was a house painter in the Dallas area for 50 years and then moved back to East Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Homer Lee Hume, Sr. and wife Effie Lou Hume, sisters, Myrtle Lee Alexander and Judy Traylor; and a brother, Jerry Hume.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 63 years, Dorothy Elizabeth Hume; son, Homer Eugen Hume III and wife Anita; daughters, Sandra Kay Brannon and husband Bobby, Kathy Marie Kollman and husband Eugene. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren; and 44 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Home Bryan Hume IV, Davey William Hopgood, Joshua Dewayne Hopgood, Terry Allen Hume, Tommy Alexander and Aaron Phillips.
Visitation will begin on Saturday, October 22, 2016 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 5 to 7 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Published on October 24, 2016