Thomas "Tommy" H. Squires
October 17, 1946 - March 14, 2020

Thomas H. Squires

Thomas H. “Tommy” Squires, passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness.

A native of Palatka, Tommy was born October 17, 1946. He retired from Clay Electric after 31 years of maintaining right of ways. He collected antique cars and enjoyed restoring old cars. He will be fondly remembered as a collector of things. Tommy loved animals. He always had animals around from pets to pigs and chickens. He was a good storyteller, keeping his audience captivated to the end.

He was preceeded in death by his parents, Bert and Betty Squires.

Left to cherish Tommy’s memory are his wife of 26 ˝ years, Kathy Squires of Palatka; a son and daughter-in-law, Bruce and Terri Squires of Palatka; a step-daughter, Michelle Woods of North Carolina; three grandchildren, Trey Squires, Olivia Woods and Brandie Squires and four great grandchildren, Layton Squires, Brandalyn Ratliff, Brian Ratliff and Bristol Ratliff.

The family will hold a Celebration of Life, Friday, March 20, 2020 beginning at 5 p.m. at 190 CR 309-C, Palatka, FL. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Tommy’s honor to S.A.F.E. Pet Rescue, Inc., P.O. Box 840215, St. Augustine, FL 32080 (Please designate for Putnam Co. shelter on memo line.).

Messages of sympathy and encouragement may be expressed on Tommy’s online guest book at Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is assisting the family with arrangements.

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