Thomas E Binion, a member of the Sugar Bowl Committee since 1990, passed away at home on Christmas Day, 2018, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Born in Miami Beach, Fla., Tom spent 32 years with Delta Airlines moving up through the organization holding various positions culminating his career as District Director of Marketing in New Orleans. An alumnus of University of Florida, he was an avid tennis and golf player for many years as well as enjoying getting out on the water and catching fish. He was also a member of Skål International New Orleans. Tom is survived by his loving wife Judy Binion of Rowlett, Texas, sons, Thomas E. Binion Jr. of New Orleans and Christopher T. Binion of Nashville, and three granddaughters.