Tony Stephen Sargent, 70, of Cordova, passed away on March 11, 2019, at Cordova Health Care and Rehab Center.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Dockery Sargent; son, Stephen Scott Sargent of Vestavia Hills; and sister, Darla Van Horn (Gary) of Cordova; 6 grandchildren, Blake Osborn, Nathan Wylie, Benjamin Thorpe, Natalie Sargent, Stevie Sargent, and Anna Garcia.
Tony was preceded in death by his parents, William W. and Ida Lee Estill Sargent; daughters, Angela Sargent and Heather Lee Garcia; sisters, June Mathis (Edgar), Jimmie Nell Ware (Tommy), and Doris Sanford (Rolland); and brothers, William Leon and Donald Andrew Sargent (Jackie).
Tony retired from the Alabama State Highway Department after 32 years as a civil engineer. He served in music ministry for 30 years with Bethel Assembly of God, Burnwell Bible Church of God, and multiple singers in Walker County. God gave Tony a wonderful talent and a love for praising God through music. Tony was a Master Mason at Cordova Lodge 559 and a member of Sons of Confederate Veterans Fighting Joe Wheeler Camp 1372.
Memorial services will be announced at a later date.