Simon, Anthony “Tony”

Anthony Dean “Tony” Simon, 43, of Midland, Texas, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005, at University Medical Center in Lubbock.

He was born Jan. 6, 1962, to Wilfred John and Frances Prince Simon in Clovis. He worked as an Allstate adjuster. He was baptized at El Porvenir Church Camp of the New Mexico Christian Churches, and moved to the Midland-Odessa area in 1983. He also did auto body work.

Family members said he enjoyed playing golf, water and snow skiing and earned a blackbelt in Tai Kwan Do.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Simon; a grandfather, William Prince; and a brother, John Francis Simon.

Survivors include his daughters, Brittni Simon of Fort Worth, Texas, Andrea Michelle Simon of Fort Worth, Texas, and Lauren and Megan Simon, both of Midland, Texas; mother, Frances Simon of Clovis; a brother, John Simon of Texico; a sister, Valerie Simon of San Antonio, Texas; a grandmother, Minnie Prince of Clovis; a nephew, Tyler James Simon; a half-sister, Ciera Simon of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and numerous aunts and uncles.

Jon Forrest is officiating.

Burial will follow at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis.

Pallbearers are Buddy Prince, Jimmy Prince, Dudley Hardin, Mike Tice, Ray Prince and Kevin Ward.

Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home of Clovis.