Tony Lee Baldwin Sr.

Published 12:28 pm Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Tony Lee Baldwin Sr., 41, of Rice, passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2015. He was born on August 4, 1974 in Farmville, the son of Charles E. Baldwin Jr. (Windy) and Kathy Floyd (Tony).

Tony was an incredibly warm, loving, sensitive person with an enormous heart. He always had a special place in his heart for his sisters. He loved them unconditionally. Tony’s dog, Neo, was his Prime! He loved Neo so much! Neo and Tony were best friends and were always at each other’s sides.

Tony loved his two boys, Little Tony and Ryan, more than anything in the world; with all his heart and soul. His daddy Chuck was his best friend; as close as a father and son could be. The love of his life and mother of his first child, Heather Steere, will always hold a special place in his heart. He loved her unconditionally.

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His first cousin, Timmy Franklin, was his best friend in life growing up. They were brothers in every since of the word and always had each other’s backs. Later in life he gained another brother, Robbie Coleman. They loved to go fishing together and just hang out. Tony loved working on trucks and spending playtime with Neo! Tony loved his family and will always be remembered for the strong, loving man he was.

Additional family members include, two sons, Tony Lee Baldwin Jr. and Ryan Tyler Baldwin; two sisters, Ashlie Mercedes Baldwin and Brittany Nicole Baldwin; two nephews, Izayah Charles Baldwin and Brenden James Glover. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Christine Leatherwood and his grandfather, Charles E. Baldwin Sr.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 19 at Pisgah Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery.

Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, served the family.