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James Donald Littlejohn
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1943
Sand Springs
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1985
Tahlequah
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA

James Donald Littlejohn grew up in Sand Springs, OK with his parents James Marvin and Connie Fae Foster Littlejohn and sister Linda Lu Littlejohn. An older brother was stillborn and named James Marvin Littlejohn in 1934.

James Donald Littlejohn graduated from Sand Springs High School in 1960 and attended Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK from 1960-1963. During his college days, James Donald served as a student supply pastor at the Cromwell, OK Methodist Church east of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

He married Marialice Sitton, a student at OCU in 1963 from Durant, OK. They moved to Wichita, KS where they had a daughter Susan Deann Littlejohn. Susan Deann died of SDS and is buried at the Burleson Cemetery, Burleson, TX.

In 1964 James Donald Littlejohn enlisted in the US Navy and was stationed at Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA and Long Beach, CA.

In 1965, James Donald Littlejohn married Linda Sue Hollingsworth, an OCU graudate, at University Park Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas where she was employed and attending SMU Theology School.

They lived in Long Beach, CA, Osage, OK, and Tahlequah, OK.

James Donald Littlejohn served in the US. Navy aboard the USS Waddell, a guided missile destroyer that was based in Long Beach, California. He suffered a service-connected degloving accident and was retired from the US Navy in 1966.

Their three children are Elizabeth Dawn Littlejohn Key born in 1967 at Tinker AFB Hospital, Midwest City, OK; Kristen Elaine Littlejohn Dunn born in 1971 at St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, OK; and James David Littlejohn, born in 1974 at St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, OK.

In 1968, James Donald Littlejohn graduated from Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK with a Bachelor Degree in English and Education.

In the 1970s, James Donald Littlejohn graduated from the University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK with a Master Degree in Guidance and Counseling.

In 1978, James Donald and Linda Sue Hollingsworth Littlejohn divorced and he married Nelda S. Wolfe who was his surviving widow when he was killed in a motorcycle/car accident in Tahlequah, OK.

James Donald Littlejohn's cremains are located at Rose Hill Memorial Park, 4161 E. Admiral Pl.
Tulsa OK, 74115; 1-918-835-4421. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Marvin Littlejohn (1908 - 1985)
  Connie Fae Foster Littlejohn (1908 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  Susan Deann Littlejohn (1963 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Marvin Littlejohn (1934 - 1934)*
  James Donald Littlejohn (1943 - 1985)
  Linda Lu Littlejohn Brown (1946 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Created by: Linda Robbins
Record added: Nov 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44344877
James Donald Littlejohn
Added by: Linda Robbins
 
James Donald Littlejohn
Added by: Linda Robbins
 
James Donald Littlejohn
Added by: Linda Robbins
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
Your family misses you. Your life ended too early. Thank you for giving us three wonderful, beautiful children with spouses and children of their own.
- Linda Robbins
 Added: Mar. 3, 2011
 
 
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