Tommy L. Conrad, 63, Towanda, died on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013

Tommy L. Conrad, 63, Towanda, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 .

A celebration of his life will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado. Interment will follow in Benton Cemetery.

He was born on Nov. 22, 1949 in El Dorado, the son of Parrotte and Harriet Wilma (Huffman) Conrad. He graduated from El Dorado High School and worked for El Paso Refinery as Asphalt Supervisor. On June 5, 1971 he married Sherry Griffith at Temple Baptist Church in El Dorado. Tommy enjoyed drag racing; spending time on e-bay, collecting Coca Cola memorabilia, taking vacations to Branson, going on camping trips, and was a family man who loved being with the family, especially his children and grandchildren.

Those who survive including his wife Sherry of the home are: his children, Angela and Gregg Sweet, Andover, Danny and Andrea Conrad, El Dorado, Amanda White, Towanda, and Todd Drenik, Pittsburg; brother and his wife, Kenny and Diana Conrad, El Dorado; six grandchildren, Emily, Trenton, Matalie Conrad, Britanee White, Trevor and Hannah Dernik,

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Connie.

Memorials to his memory for Harry Hynes Hospice or American Cancer Society may be left with Carlson Funeral Home who are in charge of the arrangements. Condolences to the family can be sent to