Tom Andrew Flowers 1986 ~ 2021


Tom Andrew Flowers, son of Laurie Hedrick and Louis Flowers was born in Guymon, OK. on February 20, 1986. He passed from this life at the age of 35 in Oklahoma City, OK. on September 12, 2021. At the age of ten he was baptized at the Baptist church in Okarche, OK. His school days were spent in the elementary schools of Leedey, OK. and Hammon, OK. He was a member of the 2005 graduating class of Hammon High School. After graduation Tom moved to Hooker, OK. to pursue work in the oilfield with his uncle, Tim Hedrick. His primary occupation was a truck driver and a mud logger and he excelled at both.

In 2011 Tom met the love of his life, his wife Rianna Williams. In 2013 she joined Tom in the oilfield and in that time they had the privilege of traveling and working throughout the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandle, Kansas and New Mexico. They resided in Hays, KS. and Hooker, OK. before returning to make their home in Hammon, OK. in March of 2016.

Two sons, Jason and Ryan blessed their home. Tom enjoyed spending time with his family and his special interests included farming, hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed playing cornhole and trips to the Lucky Star Casino. Tom did not use the term “stranger” he found a friend no matter the situation. His heart was nothing but pure gold. He loved life and everyone in it.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Patsy and Alan Hedrick, Paternal grandfather, Louis Flowers, Sr., three uncles, John Hedrick, Quinton Flowers and Darrin Flowers, an aunt, Stacy McWilliams and cousins Chad and Carmen Hedrick. Three long time friends, Jason Marshall, Aaron Boyd and Dustin Packard and other relatives.

His memory will be cherished by his wife, Rianna and sons Jason and Ryan of Hammon, OK. His mother, Laurie Hedrick of Hammon, OK., his father and stepmom, Louis and Beth Flowers of Weatherford, OK., sister, Charlie Hedrick and brother Trent Louthan, paternal grandmother, Berwyn Flowers and two brother in laws, Curtis Irwin and Shane Adams. Five aunts, seven uncles, other relatives and numerous friends.

Memorials may be made to the New Hermon Cemetery in care of Shaw Funeral Home, P.O. Box 276, Vici, OK 73859.

Services were held Friday September 17, 2021 at 2:00 pm at the Leedey High School Auditorium, Leedey, OK with burial following at New Hermon Cemetery, Leedey, OK. Condolences may be made to the family at Shaw Funeral Home of Leedey


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