Hulon “Tinker” Milstead Jr., 64, of Yorktown passed away Oct. 1, 2020. He was born June 6, 1956 in Quitman, MS to the late Hulon Sr. and Addie Ivy Milstead. Tinker as most called him, was a jack of all trades, and a master of many. He loved going to college to learn new things, he became an EMT at the age of 61, teaching his children and grandchildren it’s never too late in life to start something new. He was a Truck Driver, Mechanic, Welder and EMT.
He is survived by his wife Mary McNeill Milstead, children Benjamin (Kaitlyn) Milstead, Daniel Milstead, Jeremy (Christie) Milstead, Jessica Davis, Wesley Milstead, K’lyn (Scott) Williams, 16 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is also survived by brothers Gregory, Dana Eugene and Kenneth Ray Milstead. sister Virginia Poole and numerous nephews and nieces.
He is preceded in death by his parents and son Justin Milstead.
Pallbearers will be Benjamin Milstead, Daniel Milstead, Scott Milstead, Wesley Milstead, Eugene Milstead, Jessica Davis, and Scott Williams. Honorary pallbearers are Gregory Milstead, John Milstead, Ethan Milstead, Kenneth Milstead, Hunter Milstead and Wayne Prater.
II Timothy, 4:7 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the Faith”
“You can do anything if you put your mind to it” Pops
Graveside service 9:30 am Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020 at Westside Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Yorktown EMS or donor’s choice.
You are invited to sign the online guest book at www.masseyfh.com
Arrangements made by Massey Funeral Home, Yorktown, Texas 361-564-2900.
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