Anthony Dewayne Massey

Anthony Dewayne Massey

Anthony Dewayne Massey, 42, of Paris, passed away on Friday, April 2, 2021, at Paris Regional Medical Center.

Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7 at Bright-Holland Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Anthony was born on Dec. 10, 1978, in Paris, Texas.

He graduated from Paris High School. His first job was working with his father, Dale Wayne Freeman and his uncle Ellsworth moving trailer houses. He then worked for Dr. Wally Kraft several years and was currently employed at Paris Iron & Metal Works.

Anthony was preceded in death by grandparents, L. C. Massey and Larry and Nell Corbett; and by a very close cousin, Frankie Peterson.

Survivors include his children, Tony Massey, Taylor Massey, Tory Smith, Nicole Massey and Tyler Massey; his mother, Barbara Massey Whitmire; his father, Dale Wayne Freeman; a grandmother, Ruth Helen Allen; grandchildren, Rider Massey, River Massey, Piper Massey, Spencer Massey and Heath Elrod III; siblings, Machell Hunter, Matilda Taylor, Ellsworth Corbett, Hunter Freeman, Angel Freeman, Teresa McDowell, Don McDowell and Cameron McDowell; and several aunts and uncles, including Carolyn and Ellsworth Franklin, who had given him so much love; along with numerous cousins, nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

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