|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1905|
|Death: ||Nov. 4, 1993|
S/O Arthur Alan Ayres and Minnie Bell (Hamm) Ayres.
H/O #1 Florence Ella (Fuson), M: Nov. 27, 1925.
H/O #2 Maydelle Canary.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Services for David Ayres, 88, were held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Oklahoma City Church of the Nazarene. Interment followed at the Tishomingo City Cemetery. The son of Arthur Allen and Minnie Hamm Ayres, Ayres was born June 19, 1905 in Tishomingo. He died Thursday, Nov. 4, 1993 in Oklahoma City. A retired rancher and custodian, Ayres married Florence Ella Fuson in Tishomingo in 1927, and the couple moved to Oklahoma City in 1949. She preceded him in death in 1972. He then married Maydell Canary in 1973; she preceded him in death in April of 1993. Ayres was also preceded in death by a sister, Mary Haney; a step-son, Everett Canary; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren. Survivors include a son, Bobby Ayres of Alex, Oklahoma; a daughter, Betty Ellis of Oklahoma City; one step-son, Lloyd Canary of Moore; a brother, Haskell Ayres of Coalgate; a sister, Thelma Phillips of Fort Worth, Texas; nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Pallbearers were Guy Combes, Roy Ellis, Robert Caney, Keneth Robinson, Paul Grundy, J. B. Grundy, and Sherman Spencer. Services were under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
[Obit shared by Find A Grave member #47892251, July 2014.]
Arthur Allen Ayres (1884 - 1960)
Minnie B. Ham Ayres (1888 - 1919)
Florence Ayres (1910 - 1973)
David Ayres (1905 - 1993)
Haskel Howard Ayres (1911 - 1998)*
Tishomingo City Cemetery
Created by: Shirley Bray
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56109728
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