The Duncan Banner

February 27, 2013

Judge Lee (Jud) Fontinott

May 22, 1925 — Feb. 26, 2013

The Duncan Banner


Judge Lee (Jud) Fontinott, 87, of Duncan died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in Duncan.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 1 at Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bruce Schafer officiating. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday morning, at the funeral home.
Jud was born May 22, 1925, in Addington to Eddie Wilburn and Beulah Mary (McCartney) Fontinott. He married Letha Lois Corbin on Dec. 6, 1946 in Merced, Calif. and she preceded him in death on Aug. 31, 1993.  Jud was career military retiring from the United States Air Force. He was also co-owner of “Jud’s Pecan Shed” in Duncan.
Survivors include three children: Steve Fontinott of Duncan, Jonna Wilson of Houston, Texas, and Pat Allen and spouse Wayne of Moore; nine grandchildren: Regina Dusterhoft and spouse Ron, Rene Scifres and spouse Robert, Darrell Weaver, Keith Scifres, Shanda Scifres, Amy Schafer and spouse Buck, Natalie Allen, Patrick Fontinott and Aaron Fontinott; ten great grandchildren: Gloria Schafer, Gabriel Schafer, Judah Schafer, Nichole Englishbee, Ross Dusterhoft, Evan Dusterhoft, Jonathan Scifres, Justin Scifres, Madison Weaver, Asa Weaver, a great great grandchild, Ellie Englishbee and a cousin, Anthony McCartney of Loco.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Billy Love and Ronnie Love; two brothers, Jay Ward Fontinott and Charles Fontinott; three sisters, Louceil Gleave, Ida Belle Fontinott, Frenchie Dyer and a great granddaughter, Ashley Weaver.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at
His family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Delaughter and staff and DRH and staff for the excellent care provided to Jud.