Thomas Fields Jr.
Sequoyah High School ~ Student 1970s
TAHLEQUAH, OK -- Funeral services for Thomas “Porky” Fields Jr , (Seq. Class of 1972), 57, will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at Elm Tree Baptist Church in Tahlequah, with Reverend D.J. McCarter and Reverend Robert Hogner officiating. Interment will follow at Pumpkin Hollow Cemetery.
Thomas was born on August 31, 1953 in Tahlequah, OK to Tom and Frances (Reese) Fields. He passed from this life on November 14, 2010 at the age of 57 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
“Porky” as he was known as to family and friends, graduated from Sequoyah High School in 1972. He enjoyed collecting baseball and football cards, as well as coins. His favorite pastime was watching TV, especially football. Most of all he loved spending time with his nieces and nephews. Porky will be dearly missed by all his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, one sister; Lawana Joy Gobble, and one brother; Larry Fields (Seq. Cls'74).
Those left to cherish Porky’s memory are six sisters: Julia Fields Foreman (Seq. Cls '71) and husband Harold, Rita Fields Bigmeat (Seq.Cl '74) and husband Moses, Ella Fields and Johnnie Mathis, Ludavene Hudson and husband Randall, Barbara Fields and Gary Webster, and Judith Danford and husband Tharell; four brothers: Johnny Fields (Seq. Cls '76) and wife Cynthia, Steve Fields and wife Nora, Edward Fields, James Rex Fields (Seq. Cls '76) and wife Bonnie, as well as numerous nieces nephews and other loved ones.