PICACHO — George "Boots" Tidwell, 90, died on Sept. 8, 2021.

Mr. Tidwell was born on July 10, 1931, to James "Veto" and Opal Tidwell. He loved gardening, making wine and growing his tobacco. He was generous and caring and was always taking care of everyone on the street.

He enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by a son and two daughters, James Bragg and Sherri Adams of Picacho and Sherri Tidwell of California, and four siblings, Verna McKay of Mesa, Bill Tidwell of Alanreed, Texas, Dolores Ward of Globe and James Tidwell of Picacho. He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda; a sister, Colleen McKay; and a brother, Vernon Tidwell.

Memorial service at 11 a.m. on Oct. 16 at Picacho Baptist Church.

J. Warren Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.


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