Thomas Robert Petty, age 69 years, passed away April 11. He was born Dec. 29, 1951 in Barberton to the late Charles Eugene and Mary Margaret (Pyles) Petty. Tom was a 1970 graduate of Barberton High School. He worked at Seiberling Tire and Rubber Company for many years. Preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Roy and Jessie Pyles; paternal grandparents, Charles and Cynthia Petty; and beloved aunt and uncle, Ruby and Andy Bota; he is survived by siblings, Roy Petty and Kimberly (Chip) Duncan-Nutter; one niece and three nephews; beloved cousins, Jessica Opyoke and Sherry Kittle; good family friend, Steve Jones and numerous cousins. A memorial service has taken place. Please visit www.hummelcares.com to share memories or condolences.