Looking Through the Eyes of Compassion

Dear Tyler, Team Tyman has officially been a non-profit charity for a little over twelve months.The donations continue to pour in. We have raised an incredible $60,000 plus dollars in the first twelve months of being official. We have given $43,000 in assistance.Your legacy lives on! While we continue to help Mercy Cancer patients through Marietta and the whole cancer … Read More


Dear Tyler, An ordinary day if there ever was. Tuesday. Uncelebrated, unnoticed, unappreciated. It seems has though we float through our Tuesdays measuring only from Monday to Friday. Comparing the weekend against the work week. We have really little concept of time do we? Time moves slower than it used to and yet passes quickly.  That being said, I do … Read More

Love comes around

Dear Tyler, The First United Team gave the gift of love last Friday. The cookout raised a lot of funds for gas cards.  It was so good to see everyone but made me miss you and your presence! I wish I could hear your thoughts about all of this. I know you would love the excitement of doing good and … Read More

An Irregular Heartbeart

Dear Tyler, Some say the pain of losing a child never goes away. I would agree for the most part. There is a difference in the way a grieving parent’s heart beats, the way we process life events, the way we anticipate. It’s all a little slower and much more deliberate.  Our heart beats slow and unsteady, never really racing with excitement. At night when all … Read More

To Relish in the Ordinary

Nothing is ordinary when you have lost a loved one. The simplest things take your breath. Smells flood and feelings come rushing in. The smallest of memories bring your to your knees. Nothing is simple but the simple things are never taken for granted ever again. Love you Tyman.

Birthday, then Rebirthday

Dear Tyler, Your Birthday is coming soon. We will raise a glass and toast the earthy and godly man that you were here and the man that now is watching from the great high. You already know how our favorite show will end and what will happen to Mike. For your birthday, we will have dinner and will imagine your … Read More

Front page news

Dear Tyler Front page news- my goodness. Oh wait … not my goodness. It’s God’s goodness. No mistake about it.

30,000 dollars – THANK YOU JESUS

Dear Tyler, CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?  Duh, of course you can. TTLLC received 30,000 DOLLARS WORTH OF HOPE – We received a tremendously generous gift today from an amazing group of believers. The Valley View Health and Wellness Foundation(VVHWF) of Ada, Ok believes in enriching and improving the health and wellness of those living in rural areas, specifically those in Ada … Read More

To Commence – to move forward

Dear Tyler, 2015 has been a year of healing and new memories with the great people we love so much. You have made each and every step with us. In fact, I am certain that God and you have had a big hand in the fun and successes of this year. Tyler- Your presence is so strong in our lives … Read More

World Cancer Day

God help heal and wrap families with a love and peace that can only come from you.