Published in The Capital on July 3, 2013
Place of Birth: Washington, D.C.
Death: June 29, 2013 - 78
Place of Death: Annapolis, MD
Thomas D. Bissett, Sr., a 38-year resident of Edgewater, died June 29 at Anne Arundel
Medical Center in Annapolis.
Born in Washington, D.C. to the late William and Georgia Bissett, Tom graduated from
Western High School (1953) and served in the U.S. Army in France during the Korean
He was a member of American Legion Post 226 in Mayo, the Annapolis Moose Lodge
296 and the Annapolis Elks Lodge 622.
In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his brother, Bob Bissett.
He is survived by three children, Tom Bissett, Jr. of Abilene, TX, Beth Smith and Debbie
Davis both of Edgewater; brother, Bill Bissett of Southlake, TX; sister, Linda McGowan of
Allan Park, MI; nine grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Friends are invited to Tom's Life Celebration from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, July 8
at the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater, where his
funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 9.
Interment Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville. An online guestbook is available