On 11 Oct 1977, Tommy Crooke marries in Montgomery, Alabama. 
A four-page letter left at the scene of his death indicates he had children, as well.
Death and Burial
Tommy was shot and killed by police in a hostage situation, possibly in a suicide-by-cop situation. 
He passed away on 15 Jan 1989 in Meridian, Missippi and is buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Saraland, Alabama near his parents. 
↑ "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJ2Y-N2N2 : 16 May 2014), Thomas Crooke, Residence, Meridian, Mississippi, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
↑ "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG1Z-1X29 : 28 November 2018), Tommy Lee Crooke and Mary Willene Courtney, 11 Oct 1977; citing Montgomery, Alabama, United States, County Probate Courts, Alabama; FHL microfilm 1,893,678.
↑ "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JLCB-HZ3 : 20 May 2014), T L Crooke, 15 Jan 1989; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Thomas by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Thomas: