Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Thomas W. Greene
Thomas W. Greene, 70, of Poteau, OK passed away on Monday, February 15, 2010 in Poteau, OK. Tommy was born on January 4, 1940 in Tulsa, OK to John M. & Lura G. (Robertson) Greene. Tommy was the LeFlore County Tax Assessor for many years until his retirement in 1992 and a member of Southside Baptist Church of Poteau. Shortly after Tommy’s retirement he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and his health problems kept him homebound for the past several years. Tommy was preceded in death by his mother, Lura; brothers, John, Ewing, Joe, Charles, & Daniel; and sisters Helen & Hazel. Tommy is survived by his wife, Sue Greene of the home; a daughter Renee Greene of Van Buren, AR; a son & daughter in law, Tim & Sam Greene of Spiro, OK; grandchildren Richard, Kris, & Suzie McGehee and Kelcie Greene; brothers Bill & Leonard Greene of Poteau, OK & Ed Greene of Oakley, Kansas; sisters Lois Whitney of Tulsa, OK, Jean Potts of Poteau, OK & Cathy Baker of Halton City, TX; very special friend, Jacquie Gaither of Poteau, OK; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives & loved ones and many beloved friends. Funeral services for Tommy were held at 10:00 am Thursday, February 18, 2010 at Southside Baptist Church in Poteau, OK with the Reverend Garry Haskins officiating. Interment followed the services at Oakland Cemetery in Poteau, OK with arrangements under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home of Poteau, OK.