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Thomas Jefferson Aishman
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1915
Jackson County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 2009
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA

Thomas J. Aishman of Spiro was born June 23, 1915, in Warren, Okla., to James Patrick and Pearl Evelina (Brown) Aishman and passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009, in Fort Smith at the age of 94. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Helen of the home; one daughter, Janie Kinnerson and husband, Jerry of Spiro; three sons, Tom Aishman and wife, June of Spiro, Jack Aishman and wife, Zeny of San Diego, and Patrick Aishman and wife, Irene of Spiro; one sister, Cara Mae Smith of Houston; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Pocola and of the Baptist faith for 59 years. He served in the 9th Armored Infantry of the U.S. Army. He was a radio carrier, forward observer during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. He was wounded and captured and became a POW for four years until 1946. He loved to garden, woodwork (making furniture) and raise livestock and his pets. He was retired from Riverside Furniture. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009, at First Baptist Church in Pocola with the Rev. Chad Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro. Pallbearers will be Tom Aishman, Jack Aishman, Patrick Aishman, J.D. Aishman, Jerry Brackney and Chris Brackney. 
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  James Patrick Aishman (1885 - 1970)
  Pearl Evelyn Brown Aishman (1889 - 1985)
  Thomas Jefferson Aishman (1915 - 2009)
  Elphreada Aishman Reese (1922 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
New Hope Garden of Memories
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Dec 18, 2009
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Thomas Jefferson Aishman
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Thomas Jefferson Aishman
Added by: Frances Allen Titsworth
Thomas Jefferson Aishman
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- J.W. Beutel
 Added: Mar. 18, 2015
We miss you Uncle T.J.
- Carolyn Watson
 Added: Sep. 17, 2013
You served our country faithfully. May we always cherish our freedom by honoring your memory. God bless you!
- Darlene T.
 Added: May. 28, 2010

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