Tuffy was a carpenter and he proudly served our country in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed his beer, fishing at the river, camping and building things. Tuffy was not afraid to work. He had a nickname for everybody and he will be missed by greatly by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Carol Jean Olson.
Tuffy is survived by a son, Michael Himes of Jonesboro, Arkansas; a daughter, Tonya Sterling of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two sisters, Alva Green of Merriam Woods, Missouri, Kathy Dehart of Midwest City, Oklahoma; three brothers, Earl C. Himes, Jr., Audry Himes and Chris Himes, all of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; two nieces, Ruth Green of Merriam Woods, Missouri and Ashley Green of Forsyth, Missouri.
A private family service will be held at a later time.