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Thomas Lee Cruce

August 23, 1960 — June 24, 2024

Haltom City, Texas

Thomas Lee Cruce passed away at the age of 63 years, 9 months, and 18 days on June 24, 2024, at home. He was born on August 23, 1960, in San Angelo, Texas, to Lillye L. Cruce and Charles J. Cruce. He was a resident of Haltom City, Texas. He graduated from Haltom High School in 1978. He served in the US Navy. He was a crewmember aboard the USS MIDWAY during the competitive readiness cycle 01 July 1980 – 31 December 1981. Working as a Boiler Technician. He worked as an auto body painter at Parr Auto Body, Licensed Realtor, Construction, and for many years at Home Depot. 

He is survived by his mother, Lillye L. Ham; his sisters, Judy Hammond (Robert) of Crawford, OK. and Terri Mason (Frank) of Haltom City, TX; nephews; Ricky Rhine (Laurie) of Southlake, TX; JJ Mays (Christie) of Mansfield, TX, Loftin Graham (Kristina) of Mesa, AZ., and Brad Graham (Rani) of Arlington, TX; Nieces, Michelle Rivers of McKinney, TX and Melissa Pierson of Pflugerville, TX; and many great nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by Dad, Charles J. Cruce; Grandfather,  Midd K. Miller; and Grandmother, Lillie M. Miller.

Services will be Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, Tx. 75211 on July 18, 2024, at 11:00 AM. For online condolences go to 


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Service Schedule

Upcoming Services

Committal Service with Honors

Thursday, July 18, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75211

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