Obituary for Archie Thomas Oldham

Archie Thomas “Tommie” Oldham, age 89, of Glendon died peacefully at his home on Sunday, May 22, 2022. 

A native of Moore County, he was a son of the late Henry B. and Bessie Maness Oldham. Tommie worked for 40 years in the textile industry with Collins & Aikman in Siler City. He was a lifelong member of Cool Springs United Methodist Church and has served the church in many capacities over his lifetime. 

He was preceded in death by brothers Walter Oldham, Harvey Oldham and Russell Oldham; sister Wilsie Dalton; sister-in-law Ruth Oldham.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years Faye Wallace Oldham; daughter Tammy Oldham Mooney and husband Matt of West End; brother Charlie Oldham of Bear Creek; grandson Lyle Barnett and wife Melissa of Gastonia with one great-grandchild one the way, granddaughter; Lindsey Barnett of Asheboro; sisters-in-law Chris Oldham, Janice Oldham; brother-in-law Jim Dalton.

Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Tuesday at Cool Springs United Methodist Church conducted by the Rev. William Cashion. The body will lie in state beginning at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. 

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Oldham family. 

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