Andy Sizemore, 52, of Corpus Christi, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2011, after a brief illness.

He was born July 6, 1959 in Corpus Christi. Andy was a heavy equipment operator, an artifact collector, enjoyed photography and horticulture. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, H. S. and Odessa Sizemore, and Sherman and Lillian Warren.

He is survived by his wife, Paula Sizemore; son, Nicholas Andrew Sizemore; his parents, Ronnie and Virginia Sizemore; brother, Jeff (Carolina) Sizemore; sister, Tracey Callihan; niece, Tiffany (Mark) Anderwald; nephews, Wesley and Miles Callihan; great niece, Brielle Anderwald; and his good friends, Dale and Roxanne Mathis.

Visitation was held from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, 2011 at Sawyer-George Funeral Home. Graveside funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 11, 2011 at Seaside Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, friends are asked to make contributions to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 5350 South Staples, Corpus Christi, Texas 78411, the Al Amin Shrine Transportation Fund, 2001 Suntide Road, Corpus Christi, Texas 78409, Bandina Christian Youth Camp, c/o Jerry Bishop, P. O. Box 3383, Alice, Texas 78333.