In Memory

Tommie Dean Purdom


Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Saturday, December 27, 2003

TOMMIE PURDOM, age 60, passed away Dec. 24, 2003. She was born Nov. 13, 1943 to Willie Thomas Purdom Sr. and Grace Inez Waddle in Little Rock, Ark.
   She is preceded in death by her parents; and her only son, Kevin Brown. She is survived by three sisters, Mary Carroll of North Little Rock, Peggy Lawhon and husband, Jackie of Little Rock, Marcia Miller and husband, Clayton of Mabelvale; two brothers, Willie T. Purdom Jr. and wife, Brenda of Little Rock and Kenny Purdom and his wife, Kay of Roanoke, Texas; along with a host of nieces and nephews.
   A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 29, 2003 at Pinecrest Cemetery with Rev. Larry Ballard officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, Dec. 28, 2003 from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital 505 North Parkway Memphis, Tenn. 38105 or to your favorite charity. Arrangements by Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth 5800 West 12 th Street, Little Rock, Ark. (661-9111). To sign our online guest book visit: