Samuel Leon Dennis, 91, of Duncan passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013, in the Oklahoma Veterans Hospital in Oklahoma City.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday in the Fairview Cemetery in Tuttle. Services are under the direction of the Bailes-Polk Funeral Home.
Sam was born July 15, 1921, in Oklahoma City, the son of James William and Ella Muady Dennis. He served in the United States Air National Guard.
He and Nina Ruth Carr were married July 22, 1953, in Midwest City and she preceded him in death May 20, 2005. He worked as an Aircraft Mechanic until his retirement in 1979.
He enjoyed collecting coins, copper wire, cans and gardening. He was a member of the Liberty Baptist Church.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters
Survivors include his daughter Betty Jo Swindall and her husband Cecil of Oklahoma City, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Online condolences may be made at www.bailespolk.com.
July 15, 1921 — July 3, 2013
Billey Randell Blankenship
Billey Randell Blankenship, 63, lifelong resident of Duncan, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at his home.
Bette Jean Norton
Former Alma resident, Bette Jean (Rue) Norton, 84, passed away suddenly at her home Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Hurst, Texas.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel, Duncan. Interment will follow where Bette will be laid to rest beside her husband in a family cemetery in Alma.
Jack Edgar Wallace
Jack Edgar Wallace, born May 6, 1929, in Duncan, passed away July 16, 2014, in Concord, Calif. Jack graduated from Duncan High School in 1947.
Christine Ann Mosher
Christine Ann Mosher, 65, of Duncan, passed away Wednesday July 16, 2014 in Duncan.
Mary Margaret Michaels
Mary Margaret Michaels, 83, of Duncan passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at her home in Duncan.
Virgie Virginia McCammon
Virgie Virginia McCammon, a longtime resident of Comanche, passed away Friday afternoon, July 18, 2014 at Duncan Regional Hospital. She was 84 years old.
Donald Lafayette Taylor
Donald Lafayette Taylor II, 34, of Duncan passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at his home in Duncan.
Thomas Glen ‘Red the garage door man’ Shaddock
Thomas Glen "Red" Shaddock, 82, of Duncan, died Monday, July 14, 2014 in Duncan.
Charles Edward Turney
Memorial services for Charles Edward Turney, age 81, will be at 1:30 pm Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at New Hope Baptist Church West, Duncan, with Rev. Randy Southerland officiating and Rev. Chris Percival assisting.
Rodney Dale Haviland
Rodney Dale Haviland, 58, of Duncan, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014 in Duncan.
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