The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

November 30, 2012

Thomas Ray Proffitt

The Joplin Globe


Thomas Ray Proffitt, 71, of Duenweg, Mo.,  passed away Nov. 2, 2012.

He was born Dec. 7, 1940, in Afton, Okla., to Thomas G. Proffitt and Dorothy L. Fields and they  preceded him in death.

He is survived by five sons, Tom, Jack, Steve, Don and Josh Proffitt and three daughters, Brenda Postle and Sheena and Samantha Proffitt; 13 grandchildren; two brothers, Charles Proffitt and David Ray; two sisters, Ann Proffitt Orr and Ann Ray.

Tom was much loved as a brother, father and uncle  and will be dearly missed.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, Dec. 2nd, at 3 p.m. at The Church of God, 417 Tracey, Webb City, Mo.