Thomas “David” Sizemore, 88, of Springdale, died Tuesday, November 26 at Willard Walker Hospice in Fayetteville. He was born December 16, 1930, in the Nob Hill community to Thomas Preston and Flora Hill Sizemore. David was educated in a one-room schoolhouse in Washington County. He married Jackie Coger on February 16, 1951 and the young couple moved to Wichita, Kansas, where he began his career in trucking. They later returned to Springdale and David retired from Jones Truck Lines after 28 years.
He is survived by his wife, Jackie; two sons, Mike Sizemore and wife Susan of Nashville, Tennessee, Galen Sizemore and wife Robyn of Springdale; a brother, Raymond Sizemore; three sisters, Alice McGuire, Nellie Murphy, Doris Hill; and three grandchildren, Adam Sizemore, Micah Davis and husband Ethan, and Kaley Gochi and husband Romeo. David was preceded in death by a grandson, Thomas Decker Sizemore, and a brother, Doyle Sizemore.
Visitation will be 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 27, at Heritage Funeral Home. A private family service will follow.