Timothy Hartsfield

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Timothy Hartsfield

January 19, 1955 - September 02, 2018

Timothy Hartsfield, 63, of McAlester, died at home on September 2, 2018.
Tim was born in Magnolia, Arkansas, to Claud and Polly (Hardy) Hartsfield. The oldest of three children, he graduated from A.C. Jones High School in Beeville, Texas, in 1973. He went on to earn a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Texas A&I University in Kingsville, Texas, in 1977, as well as master's degrees in environmental and civil engineering from Oklahoma State University. He had recently retired from the United States Army Corps of Engineers.
Tim is survived by his wife of 38 years, Yolane (nee Hodge); daughters, Dianne Du, of Providence, Rhode Island, and Melissa Gambell, of Los Angeles, California; nine grandchildren; mother, Polly Hartsfield, of Magnolia, Arkansas; sisters, Terri Holder and Bernie, of Ector, Texas, and Tammi Tysell and Ken, of Frisco, Texas; brothers-in-law, John Hodge and Kay, and Jordan Hodge and Sharon, all of Slaton, Texas, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, and infant sister, Mary Ann.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to McAlester Public Library or to a charity of your choice.
A celebration of his life is pending.
Published on September 6, 2018
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Patricia Summers
Sep 08, 2018
Yolane, I am so sorry for your loss. Tim was a very special person. I loved both of you. I just found out and wish I could be with you. My condolences and love to you.
Sep 06, 2018
Dear Mrs. Yo lane sorry for your loss of your love one I find comfort from the bible at revelation 21:4 hope you do also