Thomas Benjamin Spikes

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November 27, 1996 - June 29, 2019

The good Lord giveth and taketh.

The Lord sent his angels to take Tom Spikes home on June 29, 2019. Funeral services were held @ 2pm Monday July 1, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Aspermont, Texas with burial to follow in the Aspermont Cemetery under the care and direction of GilesMcCoy Funeral Home of Aspermont.

Tom was born November 27, 1996 in Austin and was placed lovingly in the home of Van and Renee Spikes.

Tom started and graduated from school in Aspermont. Tom excelled in FFA while attending Aspermont. He started showing pigs while in kindergarten and during his high school years he showed pigs, sheep, goats, chickens, heifers and steers. Tom participated in the Stonewall County Livestock Show from Kindergarten through graduation, as well as showing sheep and goats at all the Texas major stock shows and the State Fair of Texas. During his junior and senior years, Tom attended the vocational training center at Rochester. Tom also placed his projects in Ag. Mechanics Contests.

After graduation Tom attended TSTC in Sweetwater and South Plains College in Levelland.

Tom is survived by his parents Van and Renee Spikes; maternal Grandfather, Bronc Hawkins of Aspermont, paternal grandparents Ford and Doris Spikes of Snyder, Kelly Bartley of Knox City, Ben and Mary Hawkins of Breckenridge, Shann and Dannie Pierce of Snyder, Bob and Tricia Spikes of Rotan, numerous cousins and a host of friends.

Tom was preceded in death by his maternal Grandmother, Betty Hawkins.

In lieu of flowers family request donations to the West Texas Rehab Center 4600 Hartford Abilene, Texas or The First United Methodist Church P.O. Box 575 Aspermont Texas 79502.

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