CAMERON—Services for L.C. Stidom Sr., 90, of Cameron were held Saturday, March 24, 2012, at First Baptist Church in Cameron with Rev. Rufus Glenn of Greater Jerusalem Baptist Church in Cameron officiating. Burial was in Peaceful Rest Cemetery in Gause.
Mr. Stidom died Tuesday, March 13, in Winnie L. Nursing Home in Cameron.
A Cameron resident for 57 years, he was born Nov. 4, 1921, in the Coxes Providence community in Milam County to Only and Martha (Lowe) Stidom.
He married Doris Ross on Feb. 12, 1946, in Bryan.
Mr. Stidom was a warehouse worker at Fort Hood for over 25 years.
He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Army.
Mr. Stidom was a member of Greater Jerusalem Baptist Church in Cameron, where he served as deacon.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Ira Stidom; two grandsons, Cleveland and Maurice Stidom; and greatgrandson, Anthony Carson; also, three brothers and seven sisters.
Survivors are his wife, Doris Stidom of Cameron; three sons, James Stidom and wife Anne of LaMarque, Lenion Stidom Jr. and Otha Stidom, both of Cameron; four daughters, Ruby Daniels and husband Rick of Grand Prairie, Patsy Stidom of Cameron, Martha Stidom of Columbus, Georgia, Denise Thompson of Austin; and two sisters, Ruby Moore of Gause, Theresa Hickman of Bryan; also, 25 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren and a greatgreat grandchild.
Pallbearers were Chandos Daniels, DaSean Daniels, DaQuan Daniels, Demitri Clarke, Paul Robinson and Keith Daniels.
Honorary pallbearers were Charles Daniels Jr., Phideric Stidom, Earian Stidom, Donald Stidom, Darius Stidom and Brandon Daniels.