|Birth: ||Dec. 4, 1907|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 2010|
Leonard Otto "Arkey" Pilkington, 102, of Fort Smith, went to be with the Lord on January 15, 2010. He was born December 4, 1907 in Ceres, Oklahoma to the late Frank and Mable Pilkington; one of eight children.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 75 years Ruby Katherine Pilkington and his son, Donald Wayne Pilkington.
Leonard leaves to cherish his memory two daughters, Betty Hamon (Roy) of Longview, Texas and Janice Medlock (Kenneth) of Sherwood, Arkansas as well as his sister Pauline Rouse (Bob) of Ponca City, Oklahoma. He is also survived by 7 grandchildren, Vicky Harsch and Brad Medlock of Sherwood, Arkansas, Ricky Hamon of Fort Smith, Arkansas, Jimmy Pilkington of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, Steve Cornman of Midwest City, Oklahoma. Leonard Pilkington and Donna Jackson of Morris, Oklahoma. He also has 15 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren; as well as a host of extended family and friends.
Leonard retired from Gulf Oil Company with 40 years of service.
Funeral Services wa Tuesday, January 19th at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel and burial at Oak Cemetery all under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Ricky Hamon, Brad Medlock, Ryan Harsch, Jimmy Pilkington, Steve Cornman and Danny Hulsey.
Frank Pilkington (1882 - 1947)
Mabel Margaret Potter Pilkington (1886 - 1956)
Ruby Katherine Sikes Pilkington (1915 - 2006)
Donald Wayne Pilkington (1932 - 1987)*
Helen S. Pilkington Evans (1903 - 1991)*
Pearl E. Pilkington Sprow (1905 - 2002)*
Leonard Otto Pilkington (1907 - 2010)
Dollie Thelma Pilkington Garrett (1912 - 1997)*
Earl Frank Pilkington (1914 - 1973)*
Loyd V Pilkington (1918 - 1918)*
Pauline E. Pilkington Buck (1925 - 2016)*
Maintained by: Vicky Harsch
Originally Created by: L Bruns
Record added: Jan 16, 2010
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