Drummond Thom
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Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Directors
8519 Preston Highway
Louisville, KY
THOM, DRUMMOND, 74, went to be with his Lord and Savior, February 6, 2011.

Drummond was originally from Cape Town, South Africa and made Louisville his home 53 years ago. Drummond was a Mighty Man of God and an Evangelical Minister to the Nations.

He is survived by his loving wife, Charlotte Thom; daughter and son Jennifer and James Arnold; grandchildren, Alexandria Ebertshauser (Jeremy) and Jessica Arnold; five brothers, two sisters and one deceased brother.

A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Church of the Harvest 8300 Shepherdsville Road Louisville, KY 40219 with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday 1-8 p.m. at Arch L. Heady & Son - Okolona Funeral and Cremation Services.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to World Wide Native Evangelism, C/O Jennifer Arnold, P.O. Box 33066, Louisville, KY 40232.

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Estou lendo o livro O vinho novo é melhor pela terceira vez.... É um livro que impactou tanto minha vida que me senti tocada a buscar umpouco da história desse grande homem que foi Robert Thom.... estou agora encantada com os frutos que ele deixou...
SANDRA REGINA RIBEIRO DE LACERDA
December 11, 2019
i remember going to las vegas with drummond and remember him preaching many messages my thoughts and prayers go with the family
larry cartwright
June 27, 2011
Dear Charlotte and Family, I juat heard about Drummond passing
and I am so sorry. I truly will miss him and coming up to the house getting books He taught me so much at Deeper Life and since then. I was over there in the fall, we sit in the yard and talked and teaching me things . I didn't know it would the last time. I will keep you in my prays, May God Comfort You in this hour of missing him.
Lena Jones
March 9, 2011
I love you poppy. I miss you more than anything but your in heaven and you won't have no more pain. I love you your granddaughter Alex
alex ebertshauser
February 26, 2011
We met Drummond in 1976, and were led by the Holy Spirit to join his ministry that same year. Like so many others we learned and trained for future work in Gods vinyard. He will be missed by many, but celebrated in heaven. Our prayers to Charlotte and the family.
Tom & Adreena Anderson
February 23, 2011
A true friend, a true big brother. and selfless Pastor, Teacher and Evangelist. I will miss Drummond dearly. I have been truly Blessed to be part of such a wonderful life! I've known drummond from the late 70's from Deeper Life Christian Center to Durban South Africa where I stay at present. Many times I was blessed to spend time with Drummond and Charlotte and every time was action packed and full of fun,laughter and also challenged to draw closer to the Lord. I will miss being able to get in the car and drive to another meeting to touch someones heart as Drummond was always ready to do at the drop of a hat. If we all would take a few pages out of Drummonds life our lives would be enriched by the Word of God that was alive in him and is alive in us. I give God the Glory for the things He has Done.
I Love you my extended family,
Scott Howell ex New Albany IN.
Scott Howell
February 20, 2011
Dear Charlotte & Family.

My husband Dave and I were so sorry to hear of Drummond's passing. May the Lord comfort you with His peace during this time and give you that needed inner strength that only He can give you for the days ahead.

Charlotte, you and Drummond came and ministered here in Central Florida some years ago. We attended some of your meetings. One night I was looking over some of his teaching materials wishing I could afford to buy them, but was financially strapped at the time. Drummon spoke up and was kind enough to let me take them with me that night and told me that I could the money when I could afford it. I never forgot that! He truly had a servant's heart and will be sorely missed by us all. Thanks again for your love and kindness.

Please give Robyn our love also. Thanks.

With Love & Prayers for You All,

Diana & Dave Hartling.
Diana Hartling
February 16, 2011
I miss you friend!
Barbara-Jo Thompson
February 16, 2011
Even though the news of Pastor Drummond Thom's departure came as a shock, it is comforting to know that he served a God who took him Home to be with Him forever.

As a faithful Sower he sowed the Good Seed of the Word of God wherever the Lord took him to. He is leaving behind a legacy of spiritual nature which is worthy of emulation for all Christian leaders that he served the Lord till his last breath.

The Lord gave me a prophecy through Pastor Drummond way back in 1995 which reaffirmed my unique role in the Kingdom of God - the prophecy was - "The Lord called me to be His Voice and not the Echo and there are many echoes."

The Lord orchestrated events that I could meet Pastor Marvey and Sister Frances Wood and it was they who introduced me to Pastor Drummond in 1995. With their encouragement and support I was able to make the Voice of God heard in India and in 20 other countries so far.

I could not believe my eyes when I first met Pastor Drummond that Pastor Marvey had brought me to the very Author whose study materials I photocopied and extensively used in my teachings in India!

Pastor Drummond shall always be remembered by us in India. We convey our deep condolences to Sister Charlotte, the family members and the Church members.
Selva Prabhakar
February 14, 2011
God bless the Thom family, we have been so blessed here at Christ's Fellowship Church to have had Bro. Drummond and sister Charlotte every month for the past year.
I was healed of two blocked carotid arteries when Bro. Drummond prayed for me.
Tom & Brenda Martin
February 13, 2011
Good heavens! I'd not seen or heard from Drummond since the 70s. He and his father ministered in Raleigh and were a blessing to my family.


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Cornelia Cree
February 13, 2011
Over 20 years ago we went to Deeper Life and were so blessed by the Thoms'. Charlotte and Drummond were always available no matter where you were. We were introduced to Kim Clement at their church. Heaven is celebrating his arrival. We thank God for the blessing of Pastor Drummond.So many changed lives through his gifts.
Anne Fiore
February 12, 2011
This man of god will truly be missed. He made a tremendous impact on the lives of our entire family. We enjoyed many a meal with Drummond as this was his second favorite ministry. We are forever changed. Thoughts and prayers for the entire Thom family. The New Wine is Better
the Lottridge Family
February 12, 2011
I think one of the only things that makes someone passing any easier, is knowing that they lived their life to the fullest and loved those around them. This was especially true of Uncle Drummond. He was always in a good mood, always had something positive to say, and by reading the other messages on this site, had a huge impact on many peoples' lives. We are sad to see him go and our prayers are with the family.
Chris & Courtney Thom
February 12, 2011
Heaven is Rejoicing !! Family is in our prayers !!!
Sammons
February 12, 2011
My heart is so heavy at the loss of Drummond .I don't know where our
family would be spiritually without Drummond and Charlotte. He was
always our spiritual father and we will miss him forever..Our time with him as youth pastors has carried us through the hardest times and we love the whole family with all our hearts...Donna Holland-Lexington KY
Donna Holland
February 12, 2011
To my spiritual father and mentor...You are greatly missed. It would take books to speak of how you blessed my life. I realized who God was by your hours of teaching and prayers and time I spent with you one on one in the ministry. To my Spiritual Mom Charlotte and the Thom family my heart and prayers are with you....I LOVE YOU ALL !!
Ray Holland
February 12, 2011
Drummond and Charlotte are among our dearest friends. We have been together in America, Mexico, England, South America, India, and someday will be together forever in Heaven. There is so much I could tell. In 1995 a young man named Selvakumar Prabhakar came to the United States to visit for the first time. He had met my youth pastor in New Delhi. While he was visiting I felt I should take him to see Drummond. On the way to Louisville, Bro. Selva told me about the Bible College he was affiliated with. He told me about a man visiting the college and the bible study materials he had shown him. He said he had wanted those materials so much but the man couldn't spare them. Bro. Selva had taken one book on fasting to the office of the bible college and had photocopied every page. He said this was the type of material he needed to teach his bible students. We arrived at Deeper Life and were standing in the foyer and Bro. Selva began pulling on my coat sleeve. "Pastor, Pastor, see that book, that book on fasting? That's the book I photocopied before I left India. You have brought me to the man who wrote the books." Suddenly Drummond came from his office, took a copy of all his study materials from the tables and told Bro. Selva; "God told me to sow these into your ministry." Then during the service Drummond prophesied over him and told him "he would be a voice and not an echo" Since that time Bro. Selva has taken the Gospel of Jesus Christ to over 20 nations of the world. Someday, Drummond, Charlotte, Selva, Frances and I will be together in Heaven. I wonder how many people will be with us because of this one divine encounter God arranged in Louisville Ky.
Marvey and Frances Wood
February 12, 2011
I can not even begin to tell you what Brother Drummond Thom meant to me. Most days, we talked at least once a day, and sometimes more. His Faith, Character, Love of God, Divotation, Joy, Good Humor, and most of all his Friendship has forever left a mark on my life.
Timothy Collins
February 12, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with Charlotte, Jennifer and the whole family, Drummond was a light that will not easily be replaced, he has touched so many lives around the globe and most important here in our little town Louisville, he has married us, dedicated our children and helped our family in times of sorrow. I know that my grandma(Regina Journey) and sister(Regina Collins) are up there with you and you all are having awesome conversations in Heaven. Thank you to both Drummond and Charlotte for all your years of service to the lord.
Mary Smith-Lawless and family
February 11, 2011
God bless the Thom family. Drummond will be missed here on earth; but Heaven is rejoicing.
John/Carole Powell
February 11, 2011
I was so sorry to hear of Drummond's leaving all of us. He was a Father in the Faith to me. I was taught GREAT faith under his teaching as a new baby christian. He just went from Life to Life! He is rejocing on those streets of Gold! My prayers and love to Charolette and Jennifer and all of the family members.
Betty Lou Linton
February 11, 2011
Our thought and prayers are with Charlotte, Jennifer and family.We will always loved Drummond. His anointed preaching lead my whole family to the Lord Jesus. We have wonderful memories. I still hear Drummond telling his story about running around the block 15 times then knicking the block back under the bed.We loved his preaching and Charlotte's piano playing.Drummond will always be our Pastor. Nobody can take his place.Drummond influence my life forever and I have Jesus. Heaven is a sweeter place with Drummond there.
Rick and Carol White
February 11, 2011
I will be eternally grateful for the message of faith delivered by Drummond and Charlotte as I was a new believer in 1978. I can remember the excitement as the Word was brought to LIFE at DLCC. I was truly ushered into the kingdom (as thousands have been) by the teaching of this wonderful couple. Many thoughts and prayers for Charlotte, Jennifer and family. What a joy to have known him! I can only imagine the rewards he is to reap.
Debbie Banet
February 11, 2011
Our hearts are grieved at the passing of this great and wonderful man of God. Thank you for teaching us and getting us ready for the ministry. We got to enjoy felowship at Wendy's after the services and just to sit and listen to the wisdom and humor he had was so inspirational. Thanks for allowing us to minister in music and song. My thoughts and prayers are with you Charlotte, Robyn, David and the rest of the Thom family. God bless we truly will miss him very much.
Marlene Nakagawa
February 11, 2011
Drummond Thom was a great man of God and we will always remember him as a spiritual father to our church. Our deepst sympathy to his wife and family. From our senior pastor Benjamin Wilson and wife Caroline, and the pastor who,s responsibility was to buy his Peri-Peri Chicken Pastor Hendricks and his wife Peggy. Our leaders and all the members of the Cape Christian Center in Elises River Cape Town
Anderw Hendricks
February 11, 2011
Sincere condolences to the family of Drummond Thom from the Bartlett and the O'Connor families of WA state , and of Cape Town, South Africa. He must be so happy to meet his Mom, my Dad's sweet aunt, again. We enjoyed a visit with him- he was very sweet to us . May his family be greatly comforted .
Joy Bartlett
February 11, 2011
GOD BLESS THE THOM FAMILY..HE IS WITH THE FATHER NOW ..ONE OF GODS CHILDREN CALLED HOME. I DIDNT HAVE THE PLEASURE OF MEETING HIM BUT ,I HAVE HEARD STORIES.ROBYN I LOVE YOU AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU
Renee Palmer
February 10, 2011
My husband and I were always delighted to hear that Drummond Thom was scheduled to come to our church in southwest Virginia. Brother Thom brought an exciting message of faith and hope, healing and deliverance. Peace dominated his services with a beautiful call to worship. His thrilling stories of faith were overwhelming. Not only did they build your faith, but they were so interesting you could hardly wait to hear what he was going to say next. His unique way of ministering gladdened the hearts of all who heard him. We consider it such a blessing that we were privileged to sit under the teaching of such a powerful man of God. To Charlotte, Robyn and all the family, may God's peace be your peace now, and may His love comfort you in the days ahead. We are praying for the entire Thom family. Our prayer is that you remain strong in the Lord and power of His might.
Ulvert and Della Prater
And Members of Word Evangelistic Outreach Church
Wolford, Virginia
February 10, 2011
I am proud to say that I am the original "Drummondnite". There are not the words to express how I feel. He is more than any title anyone could place on him. I was blessed to know and learn from him since I was 5 years old even sitting at his feet in his last service. I rejoice for him to be in God getting all the answers we sought and walking with the Generals of Faith that he was writing about. Our lives will never be the same until we are reunited again. Upon our reunion it will be PHENOMINAL!!!!
Melissa Terhune-Roberts
February 10, 2011
I feel so blessed to have known Drummond Thom. He was always so joyful and his love and work for the Lord touched many lives, including mine.

Drummond will be missed here on earth, but now he is receiving his rewards for his life long work for his Lord and Savior!

My thoughts and prayers are with Charlotte and family. May the Lord keep you and bless you all.
Danna Abell
February 10, 2011
What a man of God. He touched so many people all around the world.He will truly be missed!
Sheila Murrell
February 10, 2011
I am very proud to be the original "Drummondinite" even sitting at his feet at his last meeting. Every title you could give him he was so much more. I have been blessed to know Drummond & Charlotte since I was 5 years old. Drummond has more than paid the price to be walking with God and the Generals of Faith that he was writing about.There are not the words to tell you how I am feeling but I know that Charlotte will be fine because I know her faith and the kids as well. Nothing will ever be the same until we are all reunited again!! Then it will be Phenominal!!!
Melissa Terhune-Roberts
February 10, 2011
I'm sorry to just hear about Drummond's passing but what a home coming. What a mighty man of God. I will forever be grateful of having had the opportunity to sit under his ministry for a time and a season. What a difference it made in my life and my spititual walk. Charlotte, I'm thinking of you and yours.
Henrietta Baxter-Lovelace
February 10, 2011
Brother Thom: May you ever rest in peace and may light perpetual shine upon you..

Thomas Owen & Margaret Jenkins Wolfe Parrish
February 10, 2011
this man left a mark on my heart! i am where i am today because of the Holy Spirit leading me to Deeper Life christain center. i will forever be so grateful to God for leading me there! his teaching and his work for God will forever be in my heart!! i have alot of Great memories from Deeper life and and he touched my life deeply. we at Rivers of Life are so honored to have had him on the last day of his life here on earth we have his very last sermon he preached so greatful. our prayers go the charlotte and family we all wait till we see him again in Glory!!!!!
Donna Logsdon-mattingly
February 10, 2011
Marlene Nakagawa
February 10, 2011
Our condolences to the family of Drummond Thom. We share in your sadness for this loss. He and his father shared their lives with us here in the Northeast.For many years they traveled here to share Jesus. We are a Blessed people here for his ministry... What an Awesome man of God... Cindy Terpening -Smith South Glens Falls ,NY
Cindy Terpening-Smith
February 10, 2011
We have always loved Dummond and are sorry to hear of his passing but are rejoicing knowing he is w/ his Creator, Lord and Saviour.
There will never be another like him, we learned so much from his ministry.We were blessed and we're appreciative to have been taught by him. I can still hear him sing "Lift Up Jesus" in African, such wonderful memories. Our prayers to Charlotte, Jennifer,& family.
Maryann & Louie Bright
February 10, 2011
May God's Peace be like a warm blanket over the entire Thom Family,Memories will nevr cease to remain in the hearts of those who knew this man of God.He steped out of this life into eternal life where he will never know pain again.
A sister in Christ B.Griffin(Triumph I.D.C)
Barbara Griffin
February 10, 2011
When I was a girl in 1972 Rev, Thom was preaching at Evangel Tabernacle my mother Alma Horton had been in and out of the hospital for over six months that year alone, she had even been to the Mayo Clinic, one thing that she had wrong with her was her legs one was three quarters shorter than the other one, not many people knew Mom had this problem, during the altar service Rev. Thom called Mom up to be prayed for she went he sat her down on the altar and had her take off her shoe he held out her legs you could see the difference. All he said was JESUS JESUS JESUS mom leg grew right before our eyes. When she went to the doctor they were amazed that all of her organs were in the right place. It was truly a miracle, he was truly annoited by God . What a wonderful time Rev. Thom must be having in heaven shouting the victory for all wonders of God!!
Karen Horton-Block
February 9, 2011
I extend my deepest condolences to Charlotte, and family. Reverend Drummond Thom will be deeply missed but never forgotten, he has left a great legacy of his teaching to be carried on through the many lives that he has touched. He has made it home to heaven in the arms of the Father.to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.
Yolanda Wilson
February 9, 2011
There isn't just one word to describe who you were Drummond, there are many:Pastor, Teacher, Prophet, Encourager, Counselor, Giver, Mentor, Friend. Thank you for showing me how to have a personal relationship and a deeper walk with my Lord.You will be greatly missed! Heartfelt love and prayers to Charlotte, Jen, Jim, Alex, Jess, and the family.
Renae Cullen
February 9, 2011
Because of your strong teaching anointing, I am free to minister and direct and lead others to the Lord! It was in your service on a sunday that I was delivered from fear after being in bondage for 37 years..I will be forever in debted to you! God bless your wonderful wife! Love you! Pastor Nancy Abell-Fow
February 9, 2011
Although we cannot be present to personally express our condolences over your loss, let you know that in our hearts we bear your sadness as well. May God bless you all, as we are sure He is doing in this time of grieving.
Dianna & Brian Darling
February 9, 2011
I cut my spiritual teeth under the teaching of Drummond and Charlotte, and I am forever grateful to them both. While we grieve for losing Drummond here, we rejoice with him in his "graduation". My prayers are with you, Charlotte and Jennifer.
Mark Hegele, Louisville, Kentucky
February 9, 2011
In my heart you are never gone. To me you are just away on a trip. I never thought you could go, but now i know. Your in a better place, and I love you so much...I wouldnt want to come back, and i hope one day i can see you again...I love you poppy your always in my heart...<3
Jessica Arnold
February 9, 2011
You impacted our lives when we were very young Christians and challenged us to go deeper with the Lord. I remember walking into the church and seeing the big sign that said "Let go and let God". We know you're resting in the arms of Jesus now. Jim and Ada Brown
Ada Brown
February 9, 2011
Your in our thouhgts and prayers
February 9, 2011
With hearts full of gratitude and love, we say thank you Drummond for your life of Ministry. Charlotte our prayers are with you, Jenny and family.
Roger & Wilma Moore
February 9, 2011
May the light that shined TO Drummond Thom and THRU Drummond Thom continue TO shine TO others.
Della Prater
February 9, 2011
If tears could build a stairway
And heartache make a lane,
I'd walk the path to heaven
And bring you back again.

Our family chain is broken,
And nothing seems the same.
But as God calls us one by one,
The chain will link again.

Deepest Sympathy to Aunty Charlotte, Jen and Family

Fondly remembered by Tracy (Thom) Giovanni, Taige and Amber - Cape Town - South Africa xxx
Tracy & Giovanni Vianello
February 9, 2011
We have known the Thoms family since the early 70's, They have been a great help and inspiration to us and an encourger to our ministry. He will be greatly missed We love and appreciate Drummond and his family.Love and prayer to Charlotte and the family. In loving memory Evangelist Don & Doris Carver
DONALD CARVER
February 9, 2011
Deepest condolences to Charlotte, Jen and family - from Roy and Lesly Thom, Cape Town South Africa
Roy & Lesly Thom
February 9, 2011
There are so many that have to know Jesus through this ministry. Drummond your fruit remains in all who sat under your pastorship. When I get to heaven I will find you and Thank you for giving to the Lord,I am a life that was changed." My thoughts and prayers are with Charlotte and the family.
Donna Morton
February 9, 2011
Drummond,spiritual father to so many of us. We rejoice with you Drummond as you are welcomed home & enter in to The Father's arms. Our love & prayers to Charlotte, Jenny & family.
Ed & Elaine Harrell
February 9, 2011
Surely we have lost a great voice and man of God to this generation and I am thankful to have set under Drummond's ministry down thru the years. May God richly bless his family and many friends, brothers and sisters in the Lord. Jackson Vinson, Sparta, Ill.
Jackson Vinson
February 9, 2011
When I think of this man I remember being a child and loving his voice. He was a true pastor.. I can still hear him back in the 80's singing " nothing is to difficult for thee". God will give us peace through this sad time. I can see pastor Drummond shouting Glory to God and worshiping at his feet! ThNk u Lord for such an amazing man of God!
tabitha edwards taylor
February 9, 2011
Our prayers and condolences to Mrs Charlotte,Robyn and the entire Thom family. May the Holy Spirit bring comfort to all of you in the days ahead. I know Dr Drummond Thom will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Troy & Susie Craft
February 9, 2011
I am so sorry to hear about Pastor Drummond's death. He was my pastor for over 20 years. He was my spiritual father, and taught me and so many others how to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and to walk in victory. Mighty man of God he touched so many lifes, he will be greatly missed. Praying for the family.
Lois Marshall
February 9, 2011
Our prayers are with Charlotte and the family. Brother Drummond was instrumental early on in my spiritual pilgrimage. He has entered his Father's Kingdom with joy.
Rob Schettler (Sellersburg, IN)
February 9, 2011
Drummond will be missed by a lot of people. I am praying for your family.
Beverly Russ
February 9, 2011
Thank-you Drummond and Charlotte for my deep training in my walk with the Lord. My thoughts and prayers are with you Charlotte, Jennifer, family and friends. I know Drummond is rejoicing to be with the father, but he will be surely missed here on earth.
P.J. Holt
February 9, 2011
Thank-you Drummond and Charlotte for the wonderful deep training in my walk with the Lord. My thoughts and prayers are with you Charlotte, Jennifer and family. I know Drummond is rejoicing to be with the father, but he will surely be missed here on earth.
P.J. Holt
February 9, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time of mourning.

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