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Lyford J. Kendall
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Birth: May 19, 1919
Woods County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1974
Siloam Springs
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

Lyford was born in the Galena community of Woods Co., OK.
His parents were Lloyd Kendall and Sylvia (Wilson) Kendall.
Some of his Kendall relatives were in the orchard business, and the smell in their apple barn in the fall was wonderful.
One rural school that Lyford attended was Elm Grove.
Lyford graduated from Alva, OK high school and Enid, OK Business College. He worked at the Hopeton, OK bank and farmed in the Galena area. He was married on Jan. 1, 1942. He served in the Army in WW II.
He and his wife, Willa Jean (Armour) Kendall had two sons.
In 1956 he and his family moved to Westville, OK, where he engaged in the dairy business with Holstein dairy cattle.
He died suddenly of a heart attack in Siloam Springs, AR on his wedding anniversary. 
Family links: 
  Lloyd P. Kendall (1889 - 1961)
  Sylvia J. Kendall (1894 - 1980)
  Willa Jean Armour Kendall (1924 - 1997)
  Lyford Joe Kendall (1948 - 2015)*
  Leojean Kendall Johnson (1916 - 2002)*
  Lyford J. Kendall (1919 - 1974)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Willa Jean Kendall death date not carved as of Sept. 2009.
Galena Cemetery
Woods County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Suzsellers
Record added: Aug 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40182162
Lyford J. Kendall
Added by: Suzsellers
Lyford J. Kendall
Added by: Suzsellers
Lyford J. Kendall
Added by: Suzsellers
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 Added: Sep. 17, 2009

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