No services are planned at this time for Tommy Jack Fulton of Artesia, New Mexico.
Mr. Fulton, 55, died Sunday, April 29, 2012 Artesia General Hospital. Cremation is under direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary
Tommy was born February 27, 1957 in Roswell, N.M.; the son of James Fulton and Jackie (Morris) Fulton. He was a longtime Artesia resident.
On December 17, 2001 he was married to JoLynn Lightfoot in Carlsbad, N.M.
He was a pumper for EastLand Oil Company and enjoyed hunting, fishing, cars and guns.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his step-father Roy Hileman, grandparents Buster and Verla Morris; and a brother Rocky Fulton.
Survivors include his wife JoLynn Fulton of the family home; a son Mike Fulton and wife Sara of Arizona; a daughter Shannon Butts of Roswell; grandchildren Katelynn Fulton and Erika Fulton both of Arizona; and a brother Jimmy Fulton of Everett, Wash.