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Tommy Taber Mar. 10, 1937-Dec. 29, 2014 RIP

ITTHC Lifetime Member Tommy Taber died Monday, December 29, 2014. His obituary and service information is below.

Please keep Dorthula and the entire Taber family in your thoughts and prayers.

Tommy Taber

March 10, 1937 - December 29, 2014

Tommy Ray Taber was born March 10, 1937 in Boynton, Oklahoma the son of Michael E. and Bertha Rosetta (Tolbert) Taber. He passed from this life on Monday, December 29, 2014 at the age of 77 years, 9 months, 19 days.

Tommy was a retired meat cutter and former boy scout leader. He was a member of the ITTHC and was a very gifted artist. Tommy enjoyed fishing and was a great father. He was of the Pentecostal faith.

His survivors include his wife of nearly 60 years, Dorthula Mae (Jones) Taber of Tulsa; Sons, Dan Taber and wife, Sheila of Tulsa and Mike Taber and wife, Lisa of Tulsa; twin daughters, Jenise Hardesty and husband, Rick of Tulsa and Denise Ortiz and husband, Raul “Ralph” of Tulsa; brother, Dean Taber and wife, Ruth of Tulsa; brothers-in-law, Charles Jones and wife, Sue of Georgia and Jonny Jones and wife, Judy of Tulsa; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by both his parents; daughter, Tina; and grandsons, Kolby and Brian.

A funeral service is scheduled for 1:00PM, Friday, January 2, 2015 in the chapel at Heath-Griffith Funeral Home. Chaplain David Peterson will be officiating. Burial will follow in Sunrise Cemetery near Kellyville. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home, 1823 W 51st St., Tulsa, OK 74107.