Tommie Janell Wakefield, 56, of Marion, Ark., died Sunday, May 29, 2011, at her home after a brave battle with cancer. Born Jan. 30, 1955, in Jonesboro, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Glen and Victoria Barnett Cagle. Mrs. Wakefield was an avid reader and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Tommy Wakefield of the home; three sons, Anthony Wakefield of the home, Christopher Wakefield and wife Laura of West Memphis, and Tommy Wakefield and wife Elizabeth of Jonesboro; one daughter, Amanda Wakefield of Marion; two sisters, Linda McDoniel and Glenna Cagle both of Trumann. Mrs. Wakefield also leaves eight grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Wakefield was preceded in death by a brother Allen Wayne Cagle.
The family has requested a private burial and disposition with Faith Funeral Service of Manila in charge of arrangements.