|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1934|
|Death: ||May 22, 2003|
Joe Thomas Traughber, 69, died Thursday, May 22, 2003, at NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield. Graveside services for Mr. Traughber were held Saturday, May 24 at 3 p.m. in Memorial Gardens. Mr. Traughber was retired as district manager with Cumberland Electric Membership Cooperative in Portland where he served for 35 years. In addition to his work service he was a Korean War veteran with the U. S. Navy. He was born in Cross Plains on April 13, 1934, to the late Lloyd R. and Mary Lou Fyke Traughber. Survivors include his wife, Betty Eli Traughber of Springfield; a son, Joe Mac Traughber of Orlinda; two daughters, Mary Lee West of Portland and Sara Ann Louden, of Portland; a sister, Frances Daily of Springfield; step-daughter, Kimberly Halley; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers for the service were Kelt Louden, Al West, Mark Halley, Brandon West, Nathan West and Benjamin West.
Obit courtesy of Austin & Bell Funeral Home.
Lloyd Raymond Traughber (1895 - 1956)
Mary Lou Fyke Traughber (1901 - 1996)
Lloyd Fyke Traughber (1924 - 1991)*
Mary Frances Traughber Daily (1926 - 2010)*
Joe Thomas Traughber (1934 - 2003)
Springfield Memorial Gardens
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Created by: SLW
Record added: Aug 24, 2010
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