|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1884|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 1975|
The Parsons Sun 15 Dec 1975
Graveside rites were scheduled at 2:30 p.m. today in the Thayer Cemetery for H. Edwin Winters, 91, of Copan, Okla.
Winters was a native of this area and a son of Alfred and Eliza Ann Winters, pioneer residents of Neosho County.
He died Friday, Dec. 12, at the medical center in Bartlesville, Okla., where he had been a patient 10 days. He was a retired employee of the U. S. Bureau of Mines.
Services were held at 10 a.m. today in the First Christian Church in Dewey, Okla., where he was an active member and choir director for many years.
After growing to young manhood and attending school in Thayer, he attended Texas Christian University, specializing in music. He became a singing evangelist, then settled in Dewey. He worked 10 years for Dewey Portland Cement before joining the Bureau of Mines in Bartlesville. He retired in 1954.
His first wife, the former Lois Patterson, died in 1933. He later married E. Alcie Garr and she survives at the Copan home.
Winters was a life member of AF & AM lodge 466 in Dewey, member and past patron of both the Dewey and Copan OES and a member of the White Shrine in Bartlesville.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Helen Drake of Smith Center and Mrs. C. W. (Anna Lee) Swearingin of Dewey,three grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Alfred Cain Winters (1837 - 1923)
Eliza Fiscus Winters (1846 - 1911)
Lois L Patterson (1890 - 1933)
Esther Alcie Garr Winters (1902 - 1984)*
Helen Lorraine Winters Drake (1918 - 1981)*
Neil E Winters (1921 - 1926)*
Infant Winters (____ - 1866)**
John Nelson Winters (1864 - 1923)**
Paris L. Winters (1864 - 1865)**
Ora Alice Gaunt (1870 - 1958)*
Kissy Blough (1872 - 1898)*
Calvin T Winters (1875 - 1959)*
Thomas Frank Winters (1879 - 1963)*
Harrison Edwin Winters (1884 - 1975)
Created by: a l swearingin
Record added: Sep 21, 2012
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