Tom F. Pickett


Tom F. Pickett, 53, of Brownstown passed away at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Bartholomew County.

Born Feb. 4, 1963, in New Albany, he was the son of Lindsay W. Pickett, who preceded him in death, and Charlotte Booker Pickett of Edinburgh.

Tom was a longtime employee of Swifty Oil Co. and most recently had been employed at Wischmeier Trucking as an IT analyst. He was an avid reader, enjoyed golf and playing cards and games. He enjoyed spending time with family and playing with his nieces and nephews.

Others survivors include his siblings, Caren (Eugene) Colwell of Martinsville, Tony (Robin) Pickett of Avon, Bob Miller of Beech Grove, Marty (Jim) Cantor of Indianapolis, Nancy Pickett of Edinburgh, Mark (Lisa) Pickett of Taylorsville, Mary Hudson of Indianapolis and Melissa (Brian) Reynolds of Texas; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Miller, and a niece, Angel Pickett.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Edinburgh Apostolic Tabernacle with Rev. Mark Myers and the Rev. Elisha Bowling officiating. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from noon until time of service Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to Edinburgh Apostolic Tabernacle or Apostolic Youth on Missions.

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