Thomas John "T.J." Tyger, 24, son of Thomas D. and Sharon Campbell Tyger, was born May 1, 1980. He died Dec. 10, 2004, at Little Rock, Ark.
He married Brandy Seaton. They had one daughter.
Mr. Tyger joined the U.S. Air Force in 1999, trained and served as a firefighter including time in Kuwait and United Arab Emirates.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Sherrell Campbell.
Surviving are his wife; daughter, Shayla; parents of Houston; brother, Allen; sister, Sheena; grandparents, Joyce Campbell of Houston and Roy and Mary Tyger of Campbell.
Memorial services were Dec. 14 at Little Rock Air Force Base in Jacksonville, Ark.
Services are 11 o'clock today (Thursday) at the First Christian Church in Houston with burial in the Pine Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Shayla Tyger Education Fund at First National Bank in Houston.