The Edmond Sun


September 21, 2012

Clinton M. Graham

EDMOND —     Clinton M. Graham, 91, of Edmond, Okla., died Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at Bradford Village with his family by his side.  He will be remembered by his family as a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and uncle with a kind and loving spirit.  He was born September 30, 1920 in Coyle, Okla. to Clarence Ashley and Bertha Ann (LeMaster) Graham; he was the youngest of six children.

    Clinton married Frances Louise Beck on April 12, 1941; They lived in Coyle until 1959 when they moved their family of four daughters to Edmond. Clinton enjoyed being active in Edmond Out of Towners and Airstream Travel Clubs and was a charter member and elder emeritus of Southern Hills Christian Church. During his lifetime he was a policeman, farmer, worked in the oil field, operated laundromats, licensed heat and air technician, assembled toys at Walmart, and was able to fix anything that needed fixed.

    He was preceded in death by Frances, his wife of 64 years; his parents, three brothers and their spouses, two sisters and their spouses and grandson Scott Garrett.

    Clinton is survived by his daughters Barbara Shaw and husband Robert, Margaret Howell and husband Ron, Becky Garrett and husband Ted, and Cathy Guyer and husband Kim, all of Edmond; grandchildren Mark and Kari Shaw, Julie and Brant Thornton, Stacy and Richard Hausman, Lee and David Wheeler, Jeff Howell, Greg and Jenna Garrett, Lauren and Kody VanOsdol, Pat Garrett and Alysa Guyer; and great-grandchildren Hunter and Logan Hausman, Kira Shaw, Ryder Thornton, Jake VanOsdol, Gunner Wheeler and Baby VanOsdol due in December.   He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

    The family thanks Companion Hospice and Bradford Village nurses and aides for their care.

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, September 24, 2012 at Southern Hills Christian Church in Edmond. Funeral arrangements provided by Baggerley Funeral Home, Edmond.

    The family requests that In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Southern Hills Christian Church “Tree of Life” or Companion Hospice of Edmond in loving memory of their father.

Text Only
  • Harold Wolave upload.jpg Harold N. Wolaver

        Harold N. Wolaver died peacefully while in hospice care at Autumn Leaves of Edmond, Okla. on April 15, 2014, following recovery from a stroke and heart disease.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • George Young upload.jpg George Edgar Young

        George Edgar Young, 69, passed away April 15, 2014 at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City, Okla.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Helen LaBissoniere upload.jpg Helen LaBissoniere

        Helen Marguerite Driscoll LaBissoniere, affectionately known as “Nanny” or “Nan”, 84, of Meriden, Conn. and Edmond, Okla., went to heaven on April 12, 2014 with family by her side.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carmelo Perez

        Carmelo Perez, 89, of Edmond, Okla., joined his Heavenly Father on April 15, 2014.

    April 18, 2014

  • Lee Hunt upload.jpg Lee P. Hunt

        Lee P. Hunt was born February 28, 1939 in Muskegon, Mich. to Philip and Ruth Stromsta Hunt. He was the oldest of four boys (Lee, Gale, Gary and Craig) and was preceded in death by Gale and Gary.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Joiner upload.jpg Kaytie Lenée Joiner

        Kaytie Lenée Joiner (the future Mrs. Nicholas Cooper), 27, of Edmond, Okla. passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Crutchmer upload.jpg Colleen Mary Crutchmer

        Colleen Mary Crutchmer, 61, of Afton, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014. She was born December 14, 1952 in Okmulgee, Okla., was a long-time resident of Edmond before moving to Tulsa, then settling in at Grand Lake.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Peck, Andros upload.jpg Andros Otis Peck

        Andros Otis (Andy) Peck was born March 17, 1924 to Andros and Ferne St. John on a farm in Union County, S. Dakota.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lita May Westmoreland

        Memorial services for Lita May Westmoreland will be 3 p.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Baggerley Funeral Home Chapel.  Rev. Ron Fike will officiate.

    April 17, 2014

  • Douglas Deshero upload.jpg Douglas Keith Desherow

        Doug Desherow, born January 1, 1965, passed away at Seven Rivers Hospital in Chrystal River, Fla. on April 11, 2014 at the age of 49.  His brother Beau and his children Hanah and Eddie were by his side.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo