Thomas "Tommy" Lee Rives, age 26, of Lamar, MO died Friday April 17, 2015 in an automobile accident.
Tommy was born July 27, 1988 at Kinsley, KS to Clark and Teraysa (Henderson) Rives.
Tommy graduated Harrison, AR High School in 2007 and worked as a diesel mechanic for KRD Trucking. He loved hiking and fishing and enjoyed hunting for morel mushrooms in the spring. He was engaged to be married to the love of his life.
Survivors include his fiancée, Crystal Renee Buholzer of Lamar; twin infant children, Walker Lee Rives and Estelle Renee Josephine Rives; a step-son Kaleb Michael Parcell; two brothers, Cory Joe Minear, of Moundville, MO and Nicholas Charles Rives of OK; three sisters, Monica and husband Josh Grummert of Kenesaw, NE, Nikki Rives of Lamar, MO and Christy Hewitt of Salina, KS; his mother Teraysa Rives of Nevada, MO; two grandfathers, James Rives of Moundville, MO and Terry Henderson of Salina, KS.
Tommy was preceded in death by his father and both grandmothers.
Friends and family will gather to celebrate Tommy's life, 11:00 am Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Daniel Funeral Home.
Contributions are suggested to Tommy Rives family in care of Daniel Funeral Home.
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