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Chester Laven Agan
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1936
Death: Jun. 8, 2012

Chester Laven Agan, 75, passed away Friday, June 8, 2012 in Ardmore. Services will be a visitation on Monday, June 11, 2012 from 6 until 8 p.m., at Griffin ~ Hillcrest Funeral Home, Ardmore.



Chester was born Sept. 14, 1936 in Eldorado to Chester Quellin Agan and Ruby Mae (Braker) Agan. Chester and Barbara Ann Patton were married Oct. 4, 1958 in Ardmore.



He graduated from Ardmore High School, class of 1956. Chester then began working as an auto mechanic in Springer and that is where he met, Barbara, the love of his life while working on a car.



In the evenings he worked as a projectionist for the drive-in theaters. After their marriage they moved to Tulsa where he rebuilt air compressors. In 1961 he moved back to Ardmore working for Black & Silvas & Brice at the air park; working on the first rocket motor casing that went to the moon. After leaving Black & Silvas & Brice in 1963 he worked from his home as a heating and air man as well as a radio repair man. In the middle of the 80's he opened the radio shop on North Washington and K Street. In the 1980's he commuted to Dallas where he taught refrigeration at a Tech School until the 90's. In 1994 he and his son purchased Tweetie's Electronic in Valley View, Texas. In 1997 they moved it to Marietta changing the name to C & M Electronics where it operates to this day. He always enjoyed his work and being with his family.



Chester was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters; Lanita Williams and Denetta Agan and a great-granddaughter; Kami Brown.



He is survived by his wife, Barbara of the home, children; Terry Mulrooney and husband Mike of Ardmore, Tina Floyd and husband Emerald of Ardmore, Michael Laven Agan of Ardmore, Brandi Hunter and husband Stacy of Lone Grove, 12 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, brother; Waylon Agan and wife Mary Lou of Ardmore, two sisters; Jayna Letkiewiez and husband Gerald of Dickson, and Becky Harris and husband Tommy of Louisville, Texas.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Chester Quellin Agan (1919 - 2002)
  Ruby May Braker Agan (1920 - 2004)
 
 Sibling:
  Chester Laven Agan (1936 - 2012)
  Denetta Ann Agan (1955 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Ardmore
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Sharon Rhoades
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91745108
Chester Laven Agan
Added by: Sharon Rhoades
 
Chester Laven Agan
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