Thomas Lewis ‘Tommy’ Lloyd Sr.

Published 8:14 am Monday, February 15, 2021

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Mr. Thomas Lewis “Tommy” Lloyd Sr., 90, died on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021.

He was born on Nov. 13, 1930 in Chalybeate Springs, Harnett County, to the late James Hubert and Virginia Smith Lloyd. Mr. Lloyd was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, was in the insurance business for 15 plus years. A die-hard Tar Heel fan, he loved horse racing and going to the theater shows at Myrtle Beach. At one time he was the sports announcer for the UNC Tar Heels and later the voice of the Cary High School Imps. For years he owned and operated a sporting goods store “Carolina Sports” in Cary.

Surviving: his wife of 65 years, Kay P. Lloyd; son, Tommy Lloyd Jr. (Angelia) of Fuquay Varina; daughter, Ginny L. Jolly (Tom) of Advance; 4 grandchildren, Jami Lloyd, Travis Lloyd, Michael Jolly, and Stacy Jolly Swarbrick; a great-grandchild; and 2 brothers, Maynard and Donald Lloyd.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.