November 2, 1949 – July 23, 2020
Thomas W. "Tom" Lemmon, 70, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 23, 2020 in Woodlands, Texas. Tom was born on November 2, 1949 to Gladys Theadora Westling and Henry Clay Lemmon in El Paso, Texas. In 1968, Tom graduated from Sam Houston High School, Houston Texas and attended San Jacinto College. He kept busy playing in the band CaptR during high school and college, singing and playing keyboard. For the last 30 years Tom owned Family Landscaping in Spring Texas. He was well known for creating his landscape designs before daybreak. Tom was well liked by his clients and customers. He always had a story and a smile and was a great listener. Tom was also known as an avid golfer. He played for many years with a group of friends, his brother Dick and nephew Randy. He was Windrose Golf Club Senior Club Champion for years 2005 and 2006. Tom was a friend and mentor to everyone he met. He was always there for his great nieces Lindsey and Lauren. He took them on weekends when they were young to Splashtown and followed their high school and college softball careers like a hawk.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Donna Bradshaw, and his brother and best friend Richard (Dick) Lemmon.
He is survived by sons, Casey Lemmon of Tomball, Texas and Beau Lemmon of Houston and stepsons, Brett and Troy Knight of Spring. He leaves behind niece Terri Lemmon Langner and husband Ronald of Pearland and their children Lindsey and Lauren of Lake Charles, Louisiana; nephew Randy Lemmon and wife Yvonne of Spring and their children Randal and Selena; nephew Chuck Bradshaw and wife Loretta and their children Annie and Clay of Richardson; and niece Jennifer Bradshaw Masuccio and husband Tony of Austin and their children Michael and Allison.
In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org.
Condolences may be sent to the family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.