Tommy Roy Peters, 70, of Tulsa, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2022 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was born on May 17, 1951 in Pryor, Oklahoma; the son of Tom and Dorothy (Butler) Peters. Tommy graduated from Pryor High School. He worked for Hale Hassel in Tulsa for 45 years. Tommy enjoyed going to the casino, especially the Hard Rock in Tulsa and attending family gatherings. He also loved to travel and take pictures of all the places he visited. Tommy also had a special love for Coney Islander and a good Pepsi. He leaves behind many memories and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at Shipman’s Funeral Home in Pryor. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Tommy is survived by his sons, Mike Zein and wife Lisa of Tulsa, Oklahoma and David Peters and wife Veronica of Missouri; daughter, Shawna Ankney and husband Robert of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; best friend of 44 years, Frank Woods; 7 grandchildren, Whitney, Ashley, Breanna, Hailey, Hayden, Suzumé Himé, and Ayamé Himé; 7 great grandchildren; Hunter, Mason, Darian, Gavin, Kalia, Paislee, Larsen, Chandler, and one on the way, Malorie; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Dorothy Peters; wife, Loretta Peters; son, Marty Peters; brother, Frankie Joe Peters; and sister, Mildred Large.