|Birth: ||Jan. 19, 1927|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 2006|
Duncan Banner, Thurs., June 15, 2006
BILLIE JOE BLOODWORTH, 79, of Duncan, died Tuesday, June 13, 2006, in Integris Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with J.W. Carlile and Bobby Boles officiating. Burial will be in Ratliff City Cemetery.
Billie was born Jan. 19, 1927, in Pernell, to Charley Cleveland and Lillie Jane Carpenter Bloodworth. He married Jewell Edna Black, and she preceded him in death on Aug. 9, 1993. He married Vera Jean Gillaspy on July 20, 1995, in Lake Tahoe, Calif.
Billie Joe was a foreman for Mobil Oil Co., retiring in 1986 after 40 years of service. He was a 32nd degree Mason at Healdton Masonic Lodge, and was an avid fisherman. He was a member of Velma Assembly of God Church, and he loved to help people and never met a stranger.
Survivors include his wife, Vera of the home; three daughters, Brenda Bloodworth Reed of Ardmore, Betty Gaylene Wright and her husband Charles of Wagoner, and Barbara Gayle Johnson and her husband Mark of North Richland Hills, Texas; a step-daughter, Pamela Moore, and a stepson and his wife, Johnny and Debbie Dove, all of Duncan; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Bonnie Lee Fletcher of Lone Grove, and Charlene Thompson and husband Ralph of Coffman, Texas; a brother, Dexter Bloodworth of Duncan; four grandchildren, Stacy Johnson and Ismael Colon, Christi Johnson, Cina Wright and Curtis Wright; two step-grandchildren, Brandi Dove and Jahnna Dove; and a step-great-grandchild,Bradin Dove.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, George Walton Bloodworth.
Bearers will be his grandson, Curtis Wright, Charlie Wright, Billy Paul Smith, Donald Lee Henderson, Richard Black and Durrell Young.
Honorary bearers are Chock Corsaut, Leroy Hill, Nolan Turner, his nephews, brothers-in-law, Mobil retirees and his Bluegrass Family.
Charley C. Bloodworth (1885 - 1953)
Jewell Edna Black Bloodworth (1925 - 1993)*
Ratliff City Cemetery
Created by: Jean
Record added: Jun 16, 2006
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