Tommie Louise Griffin, 74, of Shady Point died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, in Shady Point.
Tommie was born October 28, 1938 in Bonham, Texas, to Joseph Saul and Bonnie (Marsh) Nowell. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Joyce Davis, Jim Nowell and Bill Nowell; nephew, Joseph Nowell; niece, Christy Nowell Rogers; grandson, Jason Markley; and Joseph Saul Nowell; her parents and stepfather, Jack Coltrane; numerous aunts and uncles. She was a beautician for 45 years.
She is survived by her brother, Doug Nowell; children, Shauna and Tommy Caldwell, Eddie Griffin; Kitty and Elliot Gelles; grandchildren, Colin Caldwell, Evan Griffin, Lauren Griffin, Dr. Christopher Sudduth, wife Beka Sudduth and their son, Ethan; great-granddaughter, Michelle Markley Mills; great-grandson, Logan Markley; nieces, Leigh Nowell McCumber, Tracey Nowell Christianberry, Bonnie Davis Weeks, Julie Keeling and Sharon Hugle; nephews, Paul Davis, Stanley Davis, Thomas Davis, Jimmy Dale Nowell and Bill Nowell; brother-in-law, Paul Davis Sr., sisters-in-law Sue Nowell, Charlene Nowell and Donna Littlejohn; special friends, Donald and Peggy Caldwell, Mandi Stout, and Gov. Mary Fallin; the troopers of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol; the many beauticians and customers she befriended throughout her career.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Calvary Assembly of God in Poteau with the Rev. Lynn Bullard officiating. Burial will be in Dog Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers will be the LeFlore-Latimer County Detachment Troop “D.”
The family will visit with relatives and friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Evans and Miller Funeral Home. You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.
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