Tony Waters was born in Dallas, Texas, to Don C. and Jerelene Waters on December 13, 1962.
Tony was employed at Texas Die Cast in Gladewater, Texas. He attended True Saints in Kilgore, Texas.
Tony is preceded in death by his grandmother, Wimetta Austin; siblings, Jimmy Don Waters, Alphonzia Arnold, Anthony Arnold, Elder Joel Waters, and Lerlene Waters, six aunts, Maudie (Nesie) Fortson, Elease Woolridge, Macie Williamson, Jolene Alexander, Betty Brown, and Bartlett Johnson; and two uncles, Nedetter (Ned) Fortson and Alfred Fortson.
Tony leaves to cherish his memories, his three children, Shameka, Tonais, and Marquie Waters; seven grandchildren; his father and mother, Don C. and Jerelene Waters of Kilgore, Texas; two sisters, Debra Ann Spencer (Thomas) of Rancho Cucamonga, California, and JoAnne (Donna) Waters of Kilgore, Texas; three brothers, Alphonzia Waters of Kilgore, Texas, Glen Charles Waters of Hemet, California, and Dean Waters of Eastvale, California; six uncles, Arcellious (Kelly) Fortson and Arthur (Johnny Boy) Waters, both of Tyler, Texas, Frank (Lavern) Waters of Brawley, California, David Waters of Santa Ana, California, Nathaniel Waters of Fresno, California, and Joel (Joe Boy) Waters, Jr., of Dallas, Texas; nine aunts, Emmer Manning, Shirley Hardy, Artie Anderson, Marie Waters, Francis Tave, Nancy Henderson, Lucile Waters, LaTrese Howard, and Tamicka Waters-Wilson; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family, and friends who loved him unconditionally.