Funeral services for Tommy Ray Faulk were held today (Monday April 25, 2011) at 10 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating was the Rev. Eddie Ballance. Interment followed at Old Athens Cemetery in Athens.
The family received friends Saturday, April 23, 2011 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Tommy was born August 1, 1931 in Athens and entered into rest April 21, 2011 in Shreveport. He was the owner of Home Place Acres Bluegrass Festival and a member of the Athens Masonic Lodge # 136 and a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Athens .
His father, Albert L. Faulk; mother, Lena Mae Heflin Faulk; brothers, Melton E. Faulk, Vernon Lee Faulk; and sister-in-law, Nova Young Faulk preceded him in death.
He is survived by nephews, Al Faulk and Earl Faulk of Athens; nieces, Marsha Faulk Toland of Heflin and Kay Faulk Stratton of Minden; sister-in-law, Thelma Faulk of Athens; and a host of great nieces, nephews, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Old Athens Cemetery Association.