Thomas Gordon Archey, 86, left this Earth to join the love of his life, Elnora Archey, in Heaven on November 20, 2020. He was born on September 18, 1934 in Londonderry, Ohio to the late David Allen and Ollie May (Rister) Archey.
He was a Heavy Equipment Operator for many years. He loved telling jokes, fishing, singing crazy made up songs, and playing card games. He loved celebrating his favorite holiday, Easter, the resurrection of Jesus, Our Savior.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Elnora Archey; his parents; his son Terry Archey; his siblings Mildred Fout, Hester Paugh, William, Ernest, Calvin, Ralph, David H. and Pete Archey.
Thomas leaves behind to cherish his memory his children Steve Allen Archey, Karen Traquair (Skip), Judith Wells, Marilyn Staton (John), and Anna Whittiker (Jeffrey); 15 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; his siblings Dola Powell, Sharon Hutchinson (Marty), Marge Fout and Mary Merkwan (Dennis); a host of extended family and friends.
Graveside service will be Friday, December 4, 2020, at 3:00 PM at Forest Hill Memorial Park, 10200 Hwy 5, Alexander, Arkansas.
Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400