|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1896|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 1984|
HELPED EST. THIS CEMETERY.
Had a bit part in the Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy movie: BOOM TOWN.
retired in 1977 from SOHIO Construction Co. as an Oil & Geologist. Helped bring in The Sam Fox Well of the East Hobart, Ok., rated worlds largest Dec. 12, 1957. He approved the location for the well for the Gulf Production Co., prior to drilling many wells were completed in the Moore, Ok. area buth approved the #1 well near Moore. There were many others.
PVT. in the US Army during WWI.
Listed in the: Okla. Corp. Commission & Independent Oil Operator Directory plus The Washington Directory as a General Production Engineer. A 32nd Degree Mason.
Information provided by Floy
SON OF: JOHN W. PENNINGTON
STEP-SON OF: JOHN EMERY STONEBAKER TWYMAN
MARRIED 17 March 1920, Ok.
DIED FROM: Liver failure; hepatic failure, had 60 days due to having chin broses for years - Information provided by Death Certificate
OBIT: The Oklahoman Okla. City
PENNINGTON Floy Franklin, 87, of Mangum. Retired geologist for Sohio Oil Co. Well known in his work in Ada, Mangum and Hobart, retiring in 1977. Survived by daughter, Marion Harris of OKC; son, Jerry Pennington, OKC; sisters, Rozella Owens, Dallas, Nina Casto, Edmond, Elva Mayes, OKC; 5 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren. Graveside services 2 p.m. Thursday, Rose Hill Cemetery Bill Merritt
Ida Bell Ball Twyman (1877 - 1924)
Pauline Singleton Pennington (1899 - 1946)*
Marion Pauline Pennington Harris (1921 - 1991)*
Kenneth Winton Pennington (1923 - 1926)*
Robert Joe Pennington (1928 - 1929)*
Jerry Franklin Pennington (1934 - 1993)*
Floy Franklin Pennington (1896 - 1984)
Robert Ray Pennington (1901 - 1903)*
Lenah Violet Twyman Lyne (1905 - 1971)*
Elva Ida Twyman Mayes (1911 - 1988)*
Nina Ann Twyman Casto (1918 - 1996)*
Rose Hill Burial Park
Plot: SEC. 4, 243 B
Created by: Donna Lee Wall
Record added: May 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19459586