Mr. Wille Morgan (Tom) Creighton, age 95 of Tracy City, owner and operator of Creighton GMC in Palmer, TN and Creighton Chevrolet in Tracy City, TN. died Saturday, July 14, 2012 at his home.
He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran, a member of Tracy City First United Methodist Church and a member of Sewanee Lodge #405 Free and Accepted Masons.
He was born in Tarlton Valley on August 29, 1916, to Morgan and Elizabeth Perry Creighton who preceded him in death along with his sister, Martha Sue Miller; brothers, Leonard, James, Earl and Arthur Creighton.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Margaret Creighton; son, Bruce (Charlotte) Creighton, Tracy City; sisters, Gladys Arnett, Miami, FL, and Mary Kinser, Greenback, TN; brothers, John (Wanda) Creighton, Chattanooga and Ralph Taylor (Barbara) Creighton, Gruetli-Laager; sister-in-law, Ann Creighton; grandchildren, Travis (Nicole) Creighton and Dawn (Greg) Plattenburg; great-grandchildren, Tanner, Bailey and Maddox.
A graveside service with military honors will be 11:00 A.M. C.S.T. Monday, July 16 in Plainview Memorial Cemetery with Reverend Clayton Jones and Reverend John Potts officiating.
Memorials may be made to Tracy City First United Methodist.
Arrangements are by Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, Tennessee