Obituary: Timothy Walker McMeans


Timothy Walker McMeans, 72, of Cullman, Alabama died May 21, 2020 at home. Tim was born Nov. 29, 1947, in Cullman to Charles Royce and Janette Walker McMeans.

He was a graduate of Cullman High School and a graduate of Auburn University. Tim had a 40-year career in real estate as an agent, and as a residential broker and certified residential appraiser. He was a broker for Doyle Real Estate in Cullman most of his career. Tim was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Cullman all his life. He served as vice president of the Cullman Realtor Association and in 1979 he served as president. Tim served on the Cullman County Chamber of Commerce and he served on the Cullman City Industrial Development Board for 18 years. He was a Life Member of the Elks Lodge in Cullman and served as treasurer for 21 years. Tim loved his Auburn Tigers. He was a member of the Auburn University Samford Society, a member of the Auburn University James E. Foy Loyalty Society, the Foy Society’s Cater Circle and the Tigers Unlimited. He also had been a member of the Cullman County Auburn Club.

He was a loving son, brother, father and grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his son Shane McMeans.

He is survived by his daughter Lisa D’Antonio of Madison, AL (Jay Gibson); daughter-in-law Didi McMeans of Birmingham; and three grandchildren he adored: Cooper McMeans, Jarrett McMeans and Mary Grace D’Antonio; brother Chuck McMeans of Cullman; sister Susan McPhillips (Warren) of Atlanta, GA; and brother John McMeans (Melinda) of Nashville, TN. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews whom he dearly loved.

His graveside service will be held at the Cullman City Cemetery Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 3 p.m. The service will be live streamed on Moss Service Funeral Home’s Facebook page. Moss Service Funeral Home directing. Condolences and special memories may be shared with the family at

The family would like to express its thanks to the First Presbyterian Church and all its members for their kindness and support of Tim through the years.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the First Presbyterian Church, 615 Third Ave. SE, Cullman, AL 35055, 256-734-5901.