Thomas Landry was born March 30, 1940, in Loreauville, La. to Alcide Landry and Zeolide Marie Melancon Landry. On September 13, 1961, he married Patsy Guidry in Catahoula, La. They moved to Marshall, Texas in 2011. On October 5, 2014, Patsy preceded him in death.
Thomas loved sitting on the back porch watching the flowers grow that his wife had planted. He also loved calling and talking to family and friends and spending time with his grandkids. When he had time, Thomas enjoyed fishing local lakes.
Thomas passed away August 29, 2017, at the age of 77. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at the Landry family home place.
Surviving Thomas are children, Vicki Guidry and husband Mahlon Guidry, Gary Landry and wife Marva Landry, Ellie Webb and husband Chris Webb, and David Landry and wife Sylvia Landry; 20 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Kernice Landry and wife Pat of Lumberton, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and one grandson, Roland Guidry.
Downs Funeral Home, 4608 Elysian Fields Rd, Marshall, Texas 75672; 903-927-1700.