|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1913|
|Death: ||Oct. 11, 2000|
Son of C R Anthony of Anthony Dept Stores
Retailer & civic leader
World War II veteran: Flew 35 combat missions over Japan as a B-29 gunner. He earned the Distinguished Flying Cross.
In 1972, he succeeded his father as chairman of the Anthony Co and retired in 1986.
After retiring, he raised money for United Way, Downtown Lions Club and YMCA, served as president of each organization and served in many other charities and organizations.
Graduated from Classen HS in 1930.
Bus Adm degree from University of Oklahoma, 1934.
Residence: 6901 Avondale
Married Claudia B in 1940.
1. Ray B Anthony
2. Claudia Dia Anthony Hoskins (Rob) 1941-2004, buried in Memorial Park Cemetery
3. Gaye Anthony (Seattle WA)
4. June Anthony Heusel (Ron)
5. Lu Anthony Holloway (David)
obit: The Oklahoman, Oct 13, 2000, pg 22
--'Blue Collar' Retailer, Civic Leader Ray T Anthony Dies--
obit: The Oklahoman, Oct 14, 2000, pg 447
Charles Ross Anthony (1884 - 1976)
Lutie Lillian Mauldin Anthony (1884 - 1958)
Claudia Bettis Anthony (1917 - 1994)
Ray Taylor Anthony (1913 - 2000)
Guy M. Anthony (1915 - 1991)*
Betty Lee Anthony Zahn (1917 - 1983)*
Rose Hill Burial Park
Plot: Patio Mausoleum
Created by: Janet LaMotte
Record added: Aug 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74530875