Private family services for T.J. Tidwell III, 67, of Fort Worth, formerly of Brownwood, will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.

T.J. passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Fort Worth. T. J. was born on Jan. 8, 1950 in Phoenix, Arizona. He proudly served in the United States Army during Vietnam for three years. He lived in Port Aransas for many years prior to moving to Fort Worth. T.J. loved fishing and being outdoors.

T.J. is survived by his wife, Diana Tidwell of Azle; two daughters, Amy Love of Azle and Stephanie Hinyub of Flower Mound; son, Dylan Pyburn of Azle; three grandchildren; and mother-in-law, Doris Keeling of Fort Worth.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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