April 23, 1943 – August 9, 2012 Thomas Franklin Morrow, 69 years old, passed away at Texoma Medical Center of Denison on Thursday, August 9, 2012. Gravesie services will be conducted by Reverend Houston Garner and with Military Funeral Honors, Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. at Hebron Cemetery, north of Bells. Pallbearers will be Billy Clark, Brandon Powell, William Tubb, Cecil Tubb, Roger McGehee and Jason Salafia.
Tommy was born in Willow Springs, Texas to parents, Henry L. Morrow and Lois Lawson Morrow. He married his sweet wife, Betty Cobble, in Denison on October 30, 1970.
Tommy had a full life. He was a member of Hebron Baptist Church, a graduate of Savoy High School and attended Grayson County College, studying in the Auto Body Department. He worked at Johns Manville and was also in the Concrete Construction business. Tommy served his country in the Army during the Vietnam War, receiving two Bronze Stars and two Purple Hearts. He was especially proud of his six years of continued participation in AA, which had a great impact on his life.
Tommy is survived by his wife, Betty; son, Curtis Franklin Morrow of Plano; daughter, Tami Morrow of Sherman; five sisters: Lillie Wood & husband Jack of Paradise, California, Elois McGehee and husband Clint of Ambrose, Dorothy Mollenhour of Denison, Alice Ortiz and husband Mickey of Sherman, Margie Johnson of Paradise California; three grandchilren: Brenna Morrow, Caden Morrow, and Shane Pack; and daughter-in-law, Patricia Tucker of Sherman. Tommy was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Johnny & Sammy Morrow.
The family will greet friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2012.