Graveside services for Carl M. Tree age 70, will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Little Chapel by the Lake in Colonial Gardens Cemetery. Officiating will be Bishop Woodsworth of the Church of Latter Day Saints in Marshall, TX. Entombment will follow at the mausoleum.
Mr. Tree passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. He was born July 9, 1947 in Park City, UT to Elma and Don Tree. Carl graduated from American Fork High School in Utah. Shortly after graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy and proudly served his country during the Vietnam War for four years. After returning from Vietnam he married Helyn Snowden. Carl worked for many years as a superintendent for a commercial construction company.
Mr. Tree was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Cleone Halliday. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Helyn; two daughters, Maryanne Sammes and Gina Tree and husband Dann Oltmann; son, Don Tree and wife Rebecca; seven grandchildren, Hunter and Tucker Marshall, Sarah Oltmann, Grace and Sarah Beth Tree, and Chloe and Ava Almendarez; his brother, Glenn Tree and wife Diane; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Hwy 31 South
Marshall, TX 75672
November 18, 2017
11:00 AM to TBD
The Little Chapel by the Lake at Colonial Gardens Cemetery
5500 Elysian Fields Road