Tony Dwayne Palmer, of Plano, Texas, the son of Anthony and Carolyn (Anderson) Palmer was born Jan. 4, 1970, in Oklahoma City, and passed March 13, 2019.
Tony grew up in Ardmore, where he attended Ardmore High School and the Southern Area Vocational Technology Center. Tony continued his education at the Recording Workshop completing his certification as a recording engineer. Tony’s affinity for music led him to the Dallas music scene. Tony recorded many artists and played with several local bands. Tony recorded albums and toured with King Zero from 2004 through 2009. Tony worked as a certified Fire Alarm technician for iProtection Systems for six years.
Tony was preceded in death by his mother Carolyn (Anderson) Palmer, of Ardmore, and one nephew Trevor Palmer, of McKinney. Tony leaves in mourning his father Anthony Palmer of Ardmore, brother Thomas Palmer and sister-in-law Linda (Bales) Palmer, one niece Alyssa Palmer, and one nephew Logan Palmer, of McKinney.
A visitation for Tony will be held at Charles W. Smith and Sons Funeral Home in McKinney from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, March 22, 2019. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.