Thomas Francis Rooney
1940 — 2021
Thomas Francis Rooney, Sr., age 81 of Orange, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 in Beaumont, Texas. Family and friends will gather for a visitation from 12:00 PM to 3:000 PM on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Dorman Funeral Home. Funeral services and burial will be held in Summerville, South Carolina. Thomas was born in Johnson City, Tennessee on February 6, 1940 to Bertha Rhea Rooney and Charles Francis Rooney. He proudly served in the United States Marines and was a Colonel in the Texas Army. He spent countless hours with the members of the Texas Army to help educate the public about Texas History. In doing so the group participated in many different Texas war...