Dexter W. Tumlinson

Born on May 4, 1945

CUERO - Dexter Wayne Tumlinson, 68, of Cuero passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013. He was born on May 4, 1945 in Warner Robins, Georgia. to Jimmie Dexter Tumlinson and Mildred Wright. He married his beloved Karen Crawford on September 9, 1973 in Seguin Texas. He loved going to Auto Auctions and his dogs, now gone, Samson, Cody, and Polly. His dog Cookie is now missing him! He loved his music, having played lead guitar for 30 years.
He is survived by his wife; Karen, children; Dwayne and Trish Tumlinson, Shane and Jennifer Tumlinson, Marie and Kent Scrivner, and Danny and Maria Kalka, grandchildren; Travis and Taylor Tumlinson, Tyler, Patrick, and Jordan Tumlinson, and Adam and Kara Skipper.
He is preceded in death by parents; Jimmie and Mildred Tumlinson, and brothers; David and Terry Tumlinson.
Honorary Pallbearers will be; Bill Griffin, Kenny Griffin, Bruce Brown, Micheal Brandis, Bryan Nicol, Jim Hall, and Ben Morrison.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials to "Adopt a Pet" or "Acres of Animals" Vet. Sandy Cockran.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Freund Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Brown officiating.
You may sign the guest book or send condolences at
Freund Funeral Home, 361-275-2343.



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