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Obituary – Thomas Melvin McCormick Sr.




Mr. Thomas Melvin McCormick, Sr., age 67, of Shelbyville, passed away April 19, 2021, at home under the loving care of his family and Hospice Compassus.

Funeral services will be 3:30 P.M. Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with burial to follow at Cothran Cemetery in Rover. Brother Jimmy West will officiate.

Visitation will be from 1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at the funeral home.

He was born May 28, 1953, in Shelbyville, to the late Charles Bob McCormick and Ola Earlene Crosslin McCormick. He was a delivery driver for Southern Precision Machine before failing health forced him to retire. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, walking horses, and spending time with his grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by a brother, Charles McCormick, and a sister, Nattie Mae McCormick.

He is survived by his wife, Gale Winn McCormick; three sons, Jeremy McCormick, and his wife Michelle, Thomas McCormick, Jr., and his wife Elizabeth, and Scott McCormick, and his wife Misty; two brothers, Mickey McCormick, and his wife Dru, and Mitchell McCormick, and his wife Florine; a sister, Judy Pope, and her husband Alton; and nine grandchildren: Chase McCormick, Kevan McCormick, Laney McCormick, Hunter Tate McCormick, Kevin McCormick, Katelyn McCormick, Ryan McCormick, Madison McCormick, and Logan McCormick.

Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

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