Mr. Tyree was a native of Marshall County, and a son of the late Paul Sr. and Georgie Davis Tyree. He was employed for several years with Borden's Milk Plant of Lewisburg, he was a contractor, and served as zoning officer for Marshall County. He was a member of Church Street Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Luna and Faylene Wilkerson.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret Hay Tyree of Lewisburg; daughter, Jackie (Eddie) Abernathy of Lewisburg; brother, John Tyree of the Flat Creek Community; three grandchildren, Lea (Chase) Perryman, Anne Hollingsworth, and Rob (Haley) Abernathy, all of Lewisburg; and five great-grandchildren, Brantley and Caraline Hollingsworth, Cade and Jacey Perryman, and Tripp Abernathy.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Lone Oak Cemetery.
The family will be at London Funeral Home Saturday from 3 until 7 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour for visitation.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Marshall County school of your choice.
London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.