Tony Stephen Sargent


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.