Obituaries

Obituaries

Thomas Dean Spickelmier 1946 - 2005

No services for Thomas Dean Spickelmier, 59, Lawrence, are planned. A private inurnment will be held at a later date in Enid, Okla.Mr. Spickelmier died Thursday, Oct. 13, 2005, at his home. He was born April 25, 1946, in Enid, the son of Howard H. and Lucyle Clifton Spickelmier.He graduated from Enid High School in 1964. He graduated from Oklahoma State University with bachelor's and master's degrees in accounting. He was a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity.Mr. Spickelmier was a certified public accountant. He had recently worked at Eudora Nursing Center.He was a member of the First Christian Church in Lawrence, and had been a member of church choirs while he lived in Manhattan, Newton and Lawrence. Survivors include two sisters, Lynn Butler, Manhattan, and Deanna Knotts, Fort Worth Texas; a brother, Robert V., Dardanelle, Ark.; his stepmother, Maxine S. Austin, Enid; and several nieces and nephews.Warren-McElwain Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Spickelmier.