OBITUARY

Arthur "Tommy" Thomas Marcom

January 29, 1931April 6, 2019

Arthur "Tommy" Thomas Marcom, 88, of Apex, died Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Transitions Lifecare Hospice in Raleigh.

Tommy was born January 29, 1931 in Wake County to the late John Arthur and Lassie Marcom. He was a veteran of the US Army and was employed with Pine State Creamery retiring with over 40 years of service. Tommy was an avid golfer and was a member of the Apex Golf Association.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert and Claude; sisters, Mary, Arlene, Ila Mae, and Evelyn. Tommy is survived by his wife of 67 years, Tempie Mills Marcom; daughters, Deborah Strickland (Ronnie), Sonya Ammons (Steve); son, Thomas Marcom (Nancy); sister, Emma Franklin; grandchildren, Bridget, Zack, Heather, Jan, Max, Clayton, David, Erik and Chris; great grandchildren, Erika, Taylor, Trevor, Aiden and Ian.

A funeral service will be held 1pm Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Olive Chapel Baptist Church, 600 New Hill Olive Chapel Rd, Apex, NC 27502. Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 11:30-1pm prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, lls.org.

Condolences may be sent to www.ApexFuneral.net

  • FAMILY

  • Tommy is survived by his wife of 67 years, Tempie Mills Marcom; daughters, Deborah Strickland (Ronnie), Sonya Ammons (Steve); son, Thomas Marcom (Nancy); sister, Emma Franklin; grandchildren, Bridget, Zack, Heather, Jan, Max, Clayton, David, Erik and Chris; great grandchildren, Erika, Taylor, Trevor, Aiden and Ian. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Arthur and Lassie Marcom; brothers, Robert and Claude; sisters, Mary, Arlene, Ila Mae, and Evelyn.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Clayton Marcom
  • Zack Strickland
  • Erik Jones
  • Max Marcom
  • David Biddy
  • Steve Ammons

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Wednesday, April 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, April 10, 2019

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial
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Biography

Arthur "Tommy" Thomas Marcom, 88, of Apex, died Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Transitions Lifecare Hospice in Raleigh.

Tommy was born January 29, 1931 in Wake County to the late John Arthur and Lassie Marcom. He was a veteran of the US Army and was employed with Pine State Creamery retiring with over 40 years of service. Tommy was an avid golfer and was a member of the Apex Golf Association.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert and Claude; sisters, Mary, Arlene, Ila Mae, and Evelyn.

Tommy is survived by his wife of 67 years, Tempie Mills Marcom; daughters, Deborah Strickland (Ronnie), Sonya Ammons (Steve); son, Thomas Marcom (Nancy); sister, Emma Franklin; grandchildren, Bridget, Zack, Heather, Jan, Max, Clayton, David, Erik and Chris; great grandchildren, Erika, Taylor, Trevor, Aiden and Ian.

A funeral service will be held 1pm Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Olive Chapel Baptist Church, 600 New Hill Olive Chapel Rd, Apex, NC 27502. Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 11:30-1pm prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, lls.org.

Condolences may be sent to www.ApexFuneral.net