COLEMAN — Funeral services for Tamako “Tommie” Sprinkles, 89, of Novice, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 at Stevens Funeral Home in Coleman. Burial will follow at Rough Creek Cemetery in Novice. Visitation will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19 at the funeral home.
She died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 at Holiday Hill Nursing Home.
She was born on Dec. 16, 1928 in Sapparo, Japan to Eijiro Okumura and Sue Hara Okumura. She married Sam Eugene 'Gene' Sprinkles on Sept. 25, 1957 in Sapparo.
Survivors include her son, Sam Eugene Sprinkles Jr. of Novice; her daughter, Emily Sue Wright and husband Alan of Abilene; four grandchildren, Melanie Watkins and husband David of North Richland Hills, Michelle Koelsche and husband Derick of Abilene, David Wilson and wife Ashley of Fort Worth, and Kimberly Wilson of Abilene; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene; three brothers; and two sisters.