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Elmer Asa Buffington
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1888
Stonington
Christian County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1979
Stillwater
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA

Son of Lewis Lincoln Buffington & Anna Belle Bays

Husband of Sarah Ann Goggin


Stillwater Press News

Monday August 13, 1979

TUESDAY FUNERAL SET FOR ELMER BUFFINGTON

Elmer Asa Buffington, longtime resident of Stillwater and former custodian at Stillwater Public Library, died Saturday Aug 11, 1979, He was 91 Years old.
He formerly lived at 414 East 13th, and died in a Stillwater Nursing Center.

Buffington was born June 21, 1888 in Stonington, Ill the son of Lewis Lincoln and Anna Belle Buffington. He came to Stillwater with this parents in 1890 and the family later moved to a homestead near Sumner where he spent his youth.
He married Sarah Ann Goggin in Guthrie on April 12, 1911 The couple lived on a farm near Wellston until 1936, when they moved to a farm southwest of Stillwater, they moved to Stillwater in 1945 and Mr. Buffington worked for the City Parks Department, He was the custodian at the library until his retirement in 1970.
He was a member of Southside Baptist Church
Preceding him in death were three sisters and one brother.
he is survived by the wife of the home, four sons and one daughter. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lewis Lincoln Buffington (1864 - 1948)
  Anna Belle Bays Buffington (1869 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Ann Goggin Buffington (1892 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Alberta Mildred Buffington Arnwine (1921 - 2011)*
  Robert Gene Buffington (1924 - 1996)*
 
 Sibling:
  Elmer Asa Buffington (1888 - 1979)
  Ralph M. Buffington (1906 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Buried: 08/14/1979
 
Burial:
Fairlawn Cemetery
Stillwater
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Blk-8A, Lot 15
 
Maintained by: D DeWitt
Originally Created by: DonZas
Record added: Apr 13, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10769821
Elmer Asa Buffington
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Elmer Asa Buffington
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 Added: Mar. 25, 2008
 
 
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