Mr. Thomas “Tommy” Cupit, 88, of West Monroe, LA. was born April 24, 1932 in Delhi, LA. and passed away May 5, 2020 in West Monroe, LA.
Tommy was great man, loving husband, grandfather, great grandfather and friend to many. He served in the Army during the Korean War from 1949-1952 in the 1st Infantry Division stationed in Germany. He belonged to the Masonic Lodge 419, attained the rank of 32nd degree Mason. He was a truck driver by profession, and a member of Fair Park Baptist Church. Thomas was preceded in death by his father Cagie Cupit; mother, Allie Lee Mayfield; sisters, Delma Lett and Lucille Skipper; brother-in-law, David Lee Craighead; grandson J.R. Searcy.
Thomas is survived by his wife, Marjorie Craighead Cupit; daughter, Janis Lynn Cupit, Phyllis Kay Guirlando and husband Rocco; son, Thomas D. Cupit, Jr.; step-sister, Judy Mayfield Blakely; grandchildren, Tracy Wayne Crocker and wife Shana, Tommi Lynn Reynolds and husband Thurman, Casey Guirlando; sister-in-law, Gayle Craighead; great-grandchildren, Justin Searcy, Maegan Searcy, Rocco Guirlando, Alexis Bush, Teigen Reynolds, Jake Crocker, Jack Crocker.
Due to climate of caution with Co-Vid 19 a private graveside service will be held at Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, near Farmerville, LA. Saturday, May 9,2020.
The family request friends and family send condolence using Kilpatrick Funeral Home-West Monroe, LA.