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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Tom Watson of Irish Guard Firearms passed away

Sad news.  Tom was a friend to all.

I knew Tom via the online forums.  Countless others in the Dallas, Texas area knew him personally via his firearms business.

He will be missed, but not forgotten. 

Hang a special toast in the air for Tom this St. Patrick’s Day.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thank you for posting this. Rest in Peace, Mr. Watson.

Tom and his wife were former neighbors of mine, back when they were married, and had about 8 black Labrador Retrievers that he would work out and train daily.

I didn't actually know him personally then, but I realized who he was when I made arrangements to buy a Seecamp .32 from him around 2006 or 2007.

He was a good guy, and pretty darn tough to be dealing with the malady that put him in the wheelchair. His spirit was unquenchable. I am sorry I fell out of touch with him.

God bless,

-S. Fleming