WILSON — A celebration of life for Tommy D. (Tomcat) Smith, age 70, of Wilson, are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 at the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel in Wilson. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Funeral Home and Crematory in Wilson.
Mr. Smith was born Jan. 23, 1947 in Ardmore, to the late Mr. Robert “Smitty” Smith and Mrs. Margie O’Day Smith. He departed this life on Dec. 16, 2017 at Mercy Hospital in Healdton.
Tommy had lived in the Wilson area most of his life other than his years in the military. He was retired from the United States Army after serving 20 years. Mr. Smith then worked for the Oklahoma Department of Corrections and Dollar General retiring from both. Tommy enjoyed playing poker, dominoes, billiards and riding motorcycles. He was the self-proclaimed world champion 42 player in dominoes. Mr. Smith also enjoyed cooking and visiting with friends. He never met a stranger and would help anyone in need.
Preceding him in death are his parents and his wife, Susie (Clark) Smith.
Tom is survived by his son, Craig Smith and wife Jenni, of Piedmont, Okla.; daughter, Kathy Wyatt and husband Marco, of Ardmore; grandchildren, Grant, Parke, Mikayla, Mason and Cameron; sister, Linda Holloway of Wilson; brothers, Don Stevens of Ardmore and Rocky Smith of Mustang; stepsons, Lyndon Lewis and James Hill of Ardmore; special friend, Nita Kay Lewis of Gene Autry; most favorite person in the world, Angie Mapp of Healdton; friend, Larry Covey of Healdton; many other family members; and a host of friends.
Honorary pallbearers are all his special friends that are too numerous to list.
Online condolences may be made to www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.