Thomas Dewey Collingsworth
September 17, 1953 ~ April 28, 2019

Mr. Thomas Dewey "Tom" Collingsworth, 65, of Enid, Oklahoma, departed this life on Sunday, April 28, 2019, after a sudden illness.

Tom entered this life on September 17, 1953, in Joplin, Missouri, one of five children born to Carl Dewey "Doc" and Mona Lee Collingsworth. He was raised in Southwest City, Missouri. He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting, receiving his CPA credentials in 1975. On April 17, 1976, he was united in marriage to Elizabeth "Betty" Kindell and to this union a son and daughter were born. He enjoyed cooking, traveling and woodworking.

His father, Doc Collingsworth, preceded him in death.

Tom is survived by his wife Betty Collingsworth, two children, Matthew Collingsworth and wife, Krystle; Sara Karber and husband, Chase, as well as two grandchildren, Bennett Collingsworth and Lily Karber. He is also survived by his mother, Mona Lee Collingsworth, two brothers; Jim Collingsworth and wife, Cindy, and Dave Collingsworth and wife, Kitty; two sisters, Lynn Coleman and husband, Buddy, and Janet Francisco and husband, Ronnie, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held graveside on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the Southwest City Cemetery in Southwest City, Missouri. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through our website In lieu of flowers please send a contribution to the Tom Collingsworth Technology Memorial Fund, 7151 Coyote Pointe, Edmond, OK 73034.
Published on May 2, 2019
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4 posts

Denita (Beasley) Rich
May 07, 2019
Betty I am sorry to hear about the loss of your husband! Prayers for you and your family!💜
Steve True
May 04, 2019
I was sorry to hear of Toms’ passing! My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Tom was a true friend and business partner. He was always there when I needed support and advice. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Linda Cranford
May 03, 2019
I'm so sorry for this loss to you, Betty, and your children and extended family. It has been a hard and unexpected journey. Prayers for all of you.
Deborah (True) Cromwell
May 03, 2019
Our family is so sorry to hear of Tom's illness and passing. Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Tom was a great guy and such a character! I know that his presence in your lives will be greatly missed.