Thomas Eugene Ennis, 73, of Hatton passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Glenwood Healthcare in Florence. Visitation will be from 2 till 4 pm. on Monday, August 19, 2019 at Lawrence Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. in the chapel with Bro. Roger Houston and Bro. Phil Kimbrough officiating. Burial will be in Fergason Cemetery.
Mr. Ennis was preceded in death by his loving wife of 47 years, Joyce NeSmith Ennis; his parents, Pete and Hazel Ennis; and in-laws, Milton and Syble NeSmith.
He is survived by several special cousins, aunts and one sister, Barbara Jean Love.
Tommy was a long-time member of Cave Springs Free Will Baptist Church. He gave his heart to Christ as a young man and his life exemplified God’s love. Tommy loved to sing and used his talent for the Lord for many years. He sang with several gospel quartets and was a kind, loving and humble soul.
Pallbearers will be Mike Matlock, Ricky Borden, Phillip Jefferys, Russell Alexander, Duane Brundage, Tony Burks, Renee Payne, Jimmy Simpson and Terry Harbison.
The family extends special thanks to the nurses and staff at J.W. Sommer and Glenwood Rehabilitation for the kind and friendly care given to Tommy during this difficult time.