Obituaries Friday, November 16
Thomas K. Flournoy, 76, ofDetroit, died at 2:45 AM, Thursday, November 15, 2012 atParisHealthcareCenter. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home.
Mr. Flournoy was born April 15, 1936 inDearborn,Michiganto Thomas Atticus and Fern Elizabeth Zimmer Flournoy. He graduated from high school inMonrovia,Californiaand served in the Army National Guard. He married Jackie Lou Copeland on December 12, 1953 inLas Vegas,Nevadaand worked in the tool and die manufacturing industry for many years. He was a member of theLighthouseFamilyChurch.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Jackie Flournoy of Detroit; four children, Thomas Eugene Flournoy and wife, Teresa of Detroit, James Alan Flournoy and wife, Shirley of Houston, Michael Dewayne Flournoy of Blossom, and Cassandra Williams and husband, Randy of California; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Donald Tracy Flournoy; and his sister, Janet Sue Pace.
Online condolences may be made to the Flournoy family by visiting www.fry-gibbs.com.