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Drumright Location
918-352-2312

Bristow Location
918-367-2244

501 W Broadway St
PO Box 688
Drumright, OK 74030
Phone: 918-352-2312
Fax: 918-352-3320
Tom Waites

Tom Waites

June 6, 1954 - December 14, 2018
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Graveside services for Olive resident, Tom Waites, were held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 20, 2018 in the Euchee Valley Memorial Park near Cushing, OK. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Michael’s Funeral Home of Drumright.

Tom was born in Chicago, Illinois on June 6, 1954 to the late Frank John Waites & Helen Mary (Hodanick) Waites. He passed from this life in Tulsa on December 14, 2018 at the age of 64 years, 6 months, & 8 days. Tom was raised & educated in Chicago. He married Wendy Ann Poppy on March 19, 1993 & they have remained together until his death. Since 1996, they have made Olive their home. Tom was a truck driver & loved riding motorcycles. He was also a beekeeper & always had a smile on his face & a good joke to tell. But his favorite pastime was spending time with his family & eating chocolate covered raisins with his grandkids. He will be greatly missed.

His remaining family includes his WIFE: Wendy of the home; CHILDREN: Emily Higgins & husband Colt of Hallet – Thomas Waites & wife Laurn of Olive; GRANDCHILDREN: Kamber – Sage - & Haylin Higgins; 2 SISTERS: Mariann Laurenson & Karen McKenna, both of California; NEPHEW: Andrew Laurenson of Canada; also other relatives & friends. Visit www.michaelsfuneralservices.com to express condolences online.
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  • Visitation

    Wed, Dec 19th, 2018 | 9:00am - 8:00pm
    When
    Wed, Dec 19th, 2018 9:00am - 8:00pm
    Location
    Michael's Funeral Home - Drumright
    Address
    501 W Broadway
    Drumright, OK 74030
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  • Service

    Thu, Dec 20th, 2018 | 2:00pm
    When
    Thu, Dec 20th, 2018 2:00pm

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Joshua and Abigail

Posted at 08:13am
Please allow us to express our deepest condolences for your family's loss. We hope that you will find comfort in the real hope that the Bible gives of being reunited with your loved one again. In the Bible at John 5:28, 29 it reads, "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.". The Bible there promises that your loved one will come back to life again in the resurrection. (Acts 24:15) The Bible also promises that soon death will be no more. (Revelation 21:3, 4) We encourage you to visit JW.org for more information about this wonderful hope.
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Jeff and Mary Busch

Posted at 04:00pm
Wendy, Emily, Tommy (and families), there aren't words to express how sorry we are for your loss. He lives on in memories of lessons taught, warm embraces, words you'll hear that were special to you.oh, and his laugh. He's with you always. We love you all, Jeff and Mary
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Sandra Longacre

Posted at 04:25am
So very sorry for your loss. Tom was a fun guy to care for in the Dr.'s office. He always managed to make us laugh. May Our Lord give each of you peace & comfort that passes all understanding. God Bless each of you. Most Sincerely, Sandy Longacre
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JANICE MALIK

Posted at 11:30am
My Love to the entire Waites family. I grew up with Tommy, Karen and Maryanne in Berwyn, let's not forget Helen. God bless. Prayers to Wendy and the family. Tom is watching over.
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