December, 1995 Memorials
 
 
 
 
NAME:    AUDREY JOAN RICHARD, AGE 61, ATOKA RESIDENT AND FORMER ODESSA, TEXAS RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    DECEMBER 10, 1933 AT YATES CENTER, KANSAS TO WALTER PAUL AND CLEO (BROWN) RICHARD.
 
PASSED AWAY:   TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1995 AT HURLEY MANOR IN COALGATE, OK.
AGE:   61 YEARS   11 MONTHS   AND   25 DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:   ATTENDED SCHOOLS IN THE YATES CENTER, KANSAS AREA.
 
MARRIED:   NEVER MARRIED.
 
OCCUPATION:    NEVER EMPLOYED.
 
CHURCH AFFILIATION:    FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH, ATOKA, OK.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
MOTHER:    CLEO RICHARD OF ATOKA, OK.
 
BROTHER:   JOHN RICHARD AND WIFE CAROLYN OF ATOKA, OK.
 
NIECES:    SABRA MATHIS AND HUSBAND RAY OF PANTEGO, TX.
                   MICHELLE MACE AND HUSBAND MICHAEL STATIONED IN GRAND FORKS, ND.
 
4 GRANDNEPHEWS, 2 GRANDNIECES.
 
AUNT:    MARCELLA BROWN OF ODESSA, TX.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
FATHER:    WALTER PAUL RICHARD of odessa, tx on december 1, 1989.
BOTH SETS OF GRANDPARENTS.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1995 AT 2:30 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH ~  ATOKA, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   GREEN MEADOWS CEMETERY ~ ATOKA, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:     REV. DON HAZEL.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   BARNEY McCALL, CLAY McCALL, DENNIS SHROCK, GROVER TURNER, CHARLES McCALL, ED YOUNGER, J. A. DOWLEN, BILL EVANS.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    “TED” LOUIS EARL GABBART, AGE 95,  LONGTIME ATOKA AREA RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    AUGUST 19, 1900 AT FT. COBB, OKLAHOMA (INDIAN TERRITORY) TO LUKE AND ANNIE (BAXTER) GABBART.
 
PASSED AWAY:   THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1995 AT COLONIAL MANOR NURSING CENTER IN ATOKA, OK.
AGE:   95 YEARS    3 MONTHS   AND    18  DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:     ATTENDED SCHOOL AT PLEASANT VALLEY.
 
MARRIED:     MARY JOSEPHINE ROWLAND IN MARCH, 1920 AT ATOKA, OK.
 
OCCUPATION:    FARMED AND WORKED IN OILFIELDS.
 
CHURCH AFFILIATION:    CHARTER MEMBER OF McGEE VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH.
 
HE HAD A BROTHER ED, AND A BROTHER FRED, AND HE BECAME TED.  HE ENJOYED HUNTING, FISHING, VISITING WITH FRIENDS, AND SHARING THE LORD.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
DAUGHTERS:   KAY HEARD AND HUSBAND DICK OF STRINGTOWN, OK.
                             KLELLA GARSIDE AND HUSBAND LEONARD OF ATOKA, OK.
                             ANN BRACKETT AND HUSBAND BEN OF IGO, CA.
                             SHIRLEY MARLEY OF BRANSON, MO.
 
SONS:    ROWLAND GABBART AND WIFE JOANN OF STRINGTOWN, OK.
                 DANNY GABBART AND WIFE PAT OF ATOKA, OK.
 
SON-IN-LAW:    TOM BRACKETT OF COTTONWOOD, CA.
 
21 GRANDCHILDREN, 47 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, 8 GREAT GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:   LUKE AND ANNIE GABBART.
WIFE:    JOSIE GABBART.
DAUGHTERS:   VIRGINIA LEE GABBART.
                             BETTY JO BRACKETT of cottonwood, ca in june, 1992.
2 GRANDSONS.
1 GREAT GRANDSON.
BROTHERS:    FRED gabbart of stringtown in november, 1972.
                           ED GABBART.
SISTERS:     MAUDE GAYLAN.
                     JESSIE BEDFORD of antlers in september 1983.
                     MARY KELLOGG.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1995 AT 10:00 A.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   McGEE VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH  ~ STRINGTOWN, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   MOUNTAIN HOME CEMETERY ~ STRINGTOWN, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:   REV. BOB MUNCY.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   GUY KELLOGG JR., NATHAN SELF, KENNETH ANDERSON, BENNY WYRICK, RICKY ISOM, BILL KELLOGG, BILL KELLOGG.
 
HONORARY CASKETBEARERS:    BUSTER HARRIS, CHARLIE HENSLEY, LAWRENCE McMURRY.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    JOHN JARRET ELDRIDGE, INFANT SON OF DALE ELDRIDGE AND WAYNETT MOORE, BENTLEY RESIDENTS.
 
BORN AND PASSED AWAY:    MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 1995 AT UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IN OKLAHOMA CITY.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
FATHER:    DALE ELDRIDGE OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
MOTHER:    WAYNETT MOORE OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
BROTHER:   WACI RAY ELDRIDGE OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS:   ROGER AND PEGGY ELDRIDGE, OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS:   JOHN AND LOUISE MOORE OF ATOKA, OK.
 
PATERNAL GREAT GRANDFATHER:    LESTER LEUTY OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
AUNTS:   KRISTIE WIELDT, TINA ELDRIDGE, SYLVIA MOORE, AND YVONNE WOODS.
 
UNCLES:    RONNIE MOORE, BILLY MOORE, RICHARD MOORE, DENNIS ELDRIDGE, AND VIRGIL STONE.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PATERNAL GREAT GRANDMOTHER:    LOLA LEUTY of atoka on january 24, 1995.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 1995 AT 1:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   BLACKJACK BAPTIST CHURCH ~  ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   BERA CEMETERY ~ HARMONY, ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:     REV. GENE SLUDER.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   BILLY MOORE, RONNIE MOORE.
 
HONORARY CASKETBEARERS:    LOWELL WIELDT, DENNIS ELDRIDGE.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    MATTIE MARIE (BROUGHTON) WELCH, AGE 77, LIFELONG BENTLEY AREA RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    APRIL 24, 1918 AT EAST ALISON IN BENTLEY AREA TO MILES WRIGHT AND IDA IVY (TREVATHAN) BROUGHTON.
 
PASSED AWAY:     WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 1995 AT ATOKA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL.
AGE:   77 YEARS   7 MONTHS  AND  19 DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:     ATTENDED SCHOOL AT EAST ALlISON.
 
MARRIED:   JESSIE TOMLINSON IN 1933 AT EAST ALlISON.  THEN TO FLOYD MOBBS, AND LATER TO WALTER THOMAS WELCH ON JUNE 5, 1968 AT LEHIGH, OK.
 
OCCUPATION:    SHE WAS A BUSINESS OWNER AND IN EARLIER YEARS WAS EMPLOYED IN NURSING.  SHE WORKED AT BROCK’S NURSING HOME (NOW ATOKA CARE CENTER) AND SCARBER NURSING HOME AS WELL.
 
CHURCH AFFILIATION:    MEMBER FOR 50 YEARS AT BENTLEY BAPTIST CHURCH, ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
SHE ENJOYED VISITING HER CHILDREN, FISHING, GARDENING, CANNING, AND HER SOAP OPERAS.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
SONS:    R. L. TOMLINSON AND WIFE BONNIE OF DEXTER, OR.
               BILL TOMLINSON AND WIFE MYRTLE OF LORENA, TX.
               ERNEST TOMLINSON AND WIFE RUTH OF OKLAHOMA CITY.
               HARVEY TOMLINSON AND WIFE ELLEN OF MOORE, OK.
               TERRY MOBBS AND WIFE LINNIE OF KELSO, WA.
               LARRY MOBBS AND WIFE PAULA OF KELSO, WA.
 
DAUGHTER:    LINDA SILVERS OF ATOKA, OK.
 
24 GRANDCHILDREN, 31 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.
 
STEPDAUGHTER:    CHRISTINE SPILLMAN AND HUSBAND AMOS OF TUSHKA, OK.
 
SISTER:  RUBY HINDS AND HUSBAND KENNETH OF WACO, TX.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:   MILES AND IDA BROUGHTON.
HUSBANDS:    JESSIE TOMLINSON IN 1960, WALTER WELCH ON OCTOBER 16, 1995.
DAUGHTERS:     SHIRLEY MARIE MOBBS on september 11, 1996.
                               IVY PEARL TOMLINSON DAVIS in may, 1964.
                               SANDRA JEAN MOBBS of atoka in december, 1977.
STEPSON:     OSCAR MOBBS.
1 GREAT GREAT GRANDSON.
BROTHERS:    OATHER broughton of caddo in june, 1977.
                           FLOYD BROUGHTON.
SISTER:    DOROTHY BROUGHTON.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1995 AT 4:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   BENTLEY BAPTIST CHURCH ~  ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   BENTLEY CEMETERY ~ ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:     REV. TERRY CRIPE.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   DALE MOBBS, DONALD COYLE, TOMMY RICHARDSON, ROY MOBBS, RONALD COYLE, DOYAL BROUGHTON.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    ULYSSES SHERMAN PIERCE, AGE 71, CANEY AREA RESIDENT AND FORMER COLBERT, OK RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    DECEMBER 29, 1923 AT COLBERT, OK TO JAMES CURTIS AND MARY ELIZABETH (ESLICK) PIERCE.
 
PASSED AWAY:   FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1995 AT MEDICAL CENTER OF SE OKLAHOMA, DURANT, OK.
AGE:   71 YEARS    11  MONTHS  AND    23  DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:     ATTENDED SCHOOL AT COLBERT, OK.
 
MARRIED:     CLARA GRACE HACKWORTH IN JUNE, 1948 AT DURANT, OK.
 
OCCUPATION:    HE WORKED IN OILFIELDS AT ODESSA, TX FROM 1949 TO 1954, THEN HE WAS A MACHINIST SUPERVISOR AT GOODYEAR AEROSPACE IN RICHFIELD PARK, AZ FROM 1954 UNTIL HIS RETIREMENT IN 1989.
 
CHURCH AFFILIATION:    MEMBER CHURCH OF CHRIST, PHOENIX, AZ.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
WIFE:    GRACE PIERCE OF THE HOME IN CANEY, OK.
 
SONS:    GARRY PIERCE AND WIFE LILLIE OF CADDO, OK.
               FORREST WAYNE PIERCE OF GLENDALE, AZ.
 
GRANDSONS:   LELAND C. AND KERRY L. PIERCE OF CADDO, OK.
                             ROSS PIERCE OF PHOENIX, AZ.
 
GRANDDAUGHTER:   BREANNA PIERCE OF PHOENIX, AZ.
 
SISTER:    OLLIE MAE TAYLOR OF CALERA MANOR NURSING HOME, CALERA, OK.
 
SISTER-IN-LAW:     MARTHA PIERCE OF MEAD, OK.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:   JAMES AND MARY PIERCE.
BROTHERS:    THOMAS AND JAMES CURTIS PIERCE. GEORGE WARE AND BOBBY SCOTT.
SISTERS:   LILLIE BEAM AND MYRTLE GENTRY.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    TUESDAY,  DECEMBER 26, 1995 AT 1:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   BROWN’S FUNERAL CHAPEL ~  ATOKA, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   MEAD CEMETERY ~ MEAD, BRYAN COUNTY, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:     REV. BOB JOHNSON.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   TERRY PIERCE, LELAND PIERCE, CHUCK KEENER, JERRY PIERCE, KENNY PIERCE, KENNETH BOUNDS.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    AULDIA ELMER HARGIS, AGE 88,  ATOKA RESIDENT, FORMER HACKETT, ARKANSAS AND CARTWRIGHT, OK RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    AUGUST 10, 1907 AT CAMERON, ARKANSAS TO LEE MONROE AND MYRTLE MAE (JOHNSON) HARGIS.
 
PASSED AWAY:   FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1995 AT ATOKA, OK.
AGE:     88  YEARS 4 MONTHS   AND   12 DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:     ATTENDED SCHOOL AT CAMERON AND HACKETT, AR.
 
MARRIED:   WILMA FAUGHT AT GREENWOOD, AR.
                       BONNIE TOMAS AT DURANT, OK.
 
OCCUPATION:    HE WAS A CONSTRUCTION WORKER AND WELDER AND TRAVELED WITH HIS JOB.
 
HE ENJOYED HIS LITTLE FARM AND WORKING IT WITH HIS TRACTOR.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
WIFE:    BONNIE OF COLBERT, OK.
 
SON:   LEONARD LEON HARGIS OF COLUMBIA, MO.
 
DAUGHTER:  BETTY ANN CYE OF LAKE TAHOE, CA.
 
SISTERS:   DOVIE VELA AND RUBY MOOREHEAD OF BARTLESVILLE, OK.
 
8 GRANDCHILDREN, MANY GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, SEVERAL GREAT GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.
 
6 STEP-GRANDCHILDREN.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:   LEE MONROE AND MYRTLE MAE HARGIS.
SISTERS:   EVIE WYNN AND DEBBIE KEMP.
BROTHER:   CHARLIE HARGIS.
SONS:    LEE JOHN AND ROY GENE HARGIS.
2 GRANDSONS.
1 NEPHEW.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 1995 AT 2:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   GRAVESIDE SERVICES.
 
INTERMENT:   MT. ZION CEMETERY ~ HACKETT, SEBASTIAN COUNTY, AR.
 
OFFICIATING:   FRED HICKS.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   CHARLES CALLICOAT, TOMMY KEMP, NICK VELA, FRED HICKS, LUKE HAMILTON, ED FULLER.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    NORENE (THURMAN) POUND, AGE 48, TUSHKA AREA RESIDENT, FORMER ADA AND RATTAN RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    AUGUST 12, 1947 AT RATTAN, OK TO JOHN WILLIS AND STELLA MAE (CLARK) THURMAN.
 
PASSED AWAY:   SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1995 AT MEDICAL CENTER OF SE OK, DURANT, OK.
AGE:     48  YEARS   4 MONTHS   AND   12 DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:   ATTENDED SCHOOLS AT RATTAN, OK, GRADUATING IN 1966.
 
MARRIED:   J. G. POUND ON JULY 29, 1969 AT ANTLERS, OK.
 
OCCUPATION:    SHE WAS A HOUSEWIFE AND WORKED 3 YEARS FOR FIRE PROTECTION OUT OF ARDMORE, OK.
 
CHURCH AFFILIATION:    SHE WAS A MEMBER OF WORLD WIDE CHURCH OF GOD, ADA, OK.
 
NORENE ENJOYED MAKING CRAFTS AND CLOTHING TO GIVE TO FAMILY AND FRIENDS
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
HUSBAND:   J. G. POUND OF THE HOME IN TUSHKA.
 
SON:   DALE POUND AND WIFE SHIRLEY OF TUSHKA.
 
DAUGHTER:  JANETTE HICKS AND HUSBAND WALTER OF TUSHKA.
 
MOTHER:  STELLA MAE THURMAN OF TUSHKA.
 
GRANDSON:    WALTER HICKS, JR. OF TUSHKA.
 
GRANDDAUGHTERS:  JULIA MAE HICKS AND LAURA GENE POUND.
 
BROTHERS:  DONALD THURMAN AND WIFE MELVINA OF ROCK ISLAND, OK.
                         JAMES THURMAN AND WIFE LINDA OF SAPULPA, OK.
                         CLINTON THURMAN AND WIFE DRUCILLA OF BENTLEY, OK.
 
SISTERS:   BESSIE MILLER OF EXETER, CA.
                     MYRTLE NUNLEY AND HUSBAND THOMAS OF ANTLERS, OK.
                     LORENE HAGEMIER AND HUSBAND GEORGE OF NOCONA, TX.
 
SISTER-IN-LAW:   LULA THURMAN OF VAN BUREN, AR.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
FATHER:    JOHN WILLIS THURMAN.
SISTER:    EDITH POUNDS.
BROTHERS:    LEROY AND EDGAR THURMAN.
BROTHERS-IN-LAW:   BEN MILLER AND RAYMOND GOHEEN.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1995 AT 2:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   RATTAN HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASIUM ~ RATTAN, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   RATTAN CEMETERY ~ RATTAN, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:     REV. JOHN HOWARD.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   LINDON POUND, LEROY THURMAN, JR., MIKE JACKSON, GEORGE HAGEMIER, SHAWN THURMAN, BILLY HUNTER.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    EDWIN DOUGLAS MYERS, AGE 66, WESLEY AREA (PITTSBURG), OK RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    APRIL 25, 1929 AT WESLACO, TEXAS TO JOHN HENRY AND MINNIE BELL (CONGER) MYERS.
 
PASSED AWAY:   SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1995 AT HILLCREST MEDICAL CENTER, TULSA, OK.
AGE:   66 YEARS   7 MONTHS   AND   29 DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:   ATTENDED SCHOOLS AT WESLACO, TX, EAST TELLICO, AND WESLEY, OK.
 
MARRIED:   NEVER MARRIED.
 
OCCUPATION:    FARMER.
 
HE WAS AN AVID CB’ER AND MECHANIC WORK WAS HIS HOBBY, KEEPING HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT RUNNING.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
SISTERS:   MARY COWLING OF ATOKA, OK.
                     MARIE PEARCE AND HUSBAND MACK OF HOUSTON, TX.
 
BROTHER:   CARL MYERS AND WIFE DAISY OF PLEASANTON, TX.
 
SISTER-IN-LAW:   PAULINE MYERS OF PITTSBURG, OK.
 
AUNT:    JOSIE MULLINS OF EDCOUCH, TX.
 
NEPHEWS:   JOHNNY AND FREDDIE PEARCE OF HOUSTON, TX.
                       LARRY MYERS OF SAN ANTONIO, TX.
                       BRUCE MYERS OF NORTH CAROLINA.
                       HOWARD MYERS OF McALESTER, OK.
                       J. C. MYERS OF PITTSBURG, OK.
                       TEDDY MYERS OF PITTSBURG, OK.
 
NIECES:    CARYL MOHL OF NEBRASKA.
                   CHARLENE SWENSON OF SOUTH, TX.
                   TAMMIE TINSLEY OF SOUTH, TX.
                   VERNA CAUDILL OF PITTBURG, OK.
 
20 GRANDNIECES AND NEPHEWS.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:   JOHN AND MINNIE MYERS.
BROTHER:   VERNON MYERS of pittsburg, ok in january, 1987.
NEPHEW:    EDDIE COWLING of pittsburg in december, 1984.
NIECES:    DOROTHY MYERS AND BARBARA COWLING SNOW.
BROTHER-IN-LAW:    IVY COWLING in june, 1990.
 
 
DATE OF SERVICES:    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1995 AT 2:00 P.M.
PLACE OF SERVICES:   FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH ~ PITTSBURG, OK.
 
INTERMENT:   WESLEY CEMETERY ~ ATOKA COUNTY, OK.
 
OFFICIATING:   REV. JIM DAVIDSON.
ASSISTING:   REV. DON RUSSELL.
 
CASKETBEARERS:   KEITH HORN, TOMMY GLASSCOCK, BILL ED GLASSCOCK, RON HIGGS, DEON KIFER, TOM PENNER.
 
HONORARY CASKETBEARERS:    LARRY BELL, TOY STARES, JIM REED, FRED SMITH, BILL ELLISON.
 
 
 
 
NAME:    SIDNEY REESE HINKLE, AGE 77, WARDS CHAPEL AREA RESIDENT, FORMER DIXIE-GRANGEVILLE, IDAHO RESIDENT.
 
BORN:    MAY 29, 1918 AT BANDON, OREGON TO EARL B.  AND CHLOE (GREENWAY) HINKLE.
 
PASSED AWAY:   SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1995 AT ATOKA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, OK.
AGE:   77 YEARS   6  MONTHS  AND    25  DAYS.
 
EDUCATION:   ATTENDED SCHOOLS AND GRADUATED HIGH SCHOOL AT BANNING, CA.
 
MARRIED:     MAE BLOSSOM GRAVES ON FEBRUARY 12, 1939 AT RED BLUFF, CA.
 
OCCUPATION:    WHOLESALE GASOLINE DISTRIBUTOR, REDDING, CA.
 
HE WORKED FOR THE SAN BERNADINO NATIONAL FOREST WHILE LIVING IN CALIFORNIA, ALSO WORKED IN CONSTRUCTION OF THE DIVERSION TUNNEL FOR SHASTA DAM. HE WAS PARTNERS WITH HIS FATHER FOR 20 YEARS IN HINKLE’S MARKET AND NORWALK GASOLINE DISTRIBUTORS.  HE ALSO HELD INTEREST IN CHASE LIVESTOCK TRUCKING AND DON SMITH LOGGING IN REDDING. AFTER MOVING TO GRANGEVILLE, HE WAS PART OWNER IN THE SELWAY LODGE IN THE SELWAY PRIMITIVE AREA, NOW KNOWN AS SELWAY-BITTERROOT WILDERNESS IN CENTRAL IDAHO AND WAS A BUSH PILOT. HE AND HIS WIFE BOUGHT AND MANAGED THE ELKHORN LODGE IN GRANGEVILLE FROM 1964 TO 1975. HE WAS A MEMBER OF THE ELKS LODGE #1825 IN GRANGEVILLE.  AFTER RETIRING DUE TO ILL HEALTH, THEY MOVED TO DIXIE, IDAHO WHERE THEY LIVED FOR 20 YEARS AND WERE VERY ACTIVE IN COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES.  THEY MOVED TO THE ATOKA AREA LAST WEEK.
 
 
     SURVIVED BY
 
WIFE:    MAE HINKLE OF THE HOME.
 
SON:   JERRY HINKLE AND WIFE MARY OF WARDS CHAPEL.
 
DAUGHTERS:   DEANNA HARKLEROOD AND HUSBAND JIM OF PORTLAND, OR.
                             MARILYN THOMPSON AND HUSBAND STEVE OF ORFINO, ID.
 
8 GRANDCHILDREN, 11 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.
 
BROTHER:     DR. JOY LEE HINKLE OF REDDING, CA.
 
SISTER:    ANN VITEL OF CALIFORNIA.
 
 
     PRECEDED IN DEATH BY
 
PARENTS:     EARL (September, 1974) AND CHLOE HINKLE of redding, ca.
STEPMOTHER:    LEAH HINKLE in may, 1982.
SISTER:    THELMA L. HINKLE.
BROTHER:     RONALD KEITH HINKLE of fairbanks, ak on september 2, 1984.
 
 
DATE OF MEMORIAL SERVICES:     NO SERVICES.
PLACE OF MEMORIAL SERVICES:
 
INTERMENT:   CREMATION - NO INTERMENT.
 
AT SIDNEY’S REQUEST, HIS BODY WAS CREMATED AND HIS CREMAINS WILL BE SCATTERED AT HIS FAVORITE PLACE IN THE MOUNTAINS OF IDAHO.
 
 
 
 
 
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