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Obituaries

February 8, 2013

Howard Junior Walden

Jan. 4, 1942 — Feb. 5, 2013

DUNCAN — MARLOW — Howard Junior Walden, 71, of Marlow passed away peacefully Feb. 5, 2013, at Mercy Heart Hospital in Oklahoma City.

The family will be accepting visitors from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11 in a private residence at 705 W. Nabor, Marlow. There will be no service.

Howard was born Jan. 4, 1942, in Byers, Texas to the late Ruthie Walters Brasher and the late Hasting Howard Walden. He resided in the Duncan-Marlow area for 52 years.

Howard attended Wichita Falls, Texas schools, then served time in the United States Navy before taking a job at Halliburton, where he retired from after 38 years of service.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Jettie Beth Walden; daughter, Kim Avens; son, Wayland Walden; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Norma Williamson, Lynette Posey and Brenda Miller.

He was admired and loved by all who knew him and will be truly missed.

 

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