|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1936|
|Death: ||Aug. 9, 2006|
Beula Mae (Hamilton) "HONEY BEA" Burkhalter, was a lifelong Atoka area resident.
Bea was born February 28, 1936 at Dailsy, Oklahoma to Ona Loris and Millie (Hefner) Hamilton.
She passed away Wednesday evening, August 9, 2006 at the Oklahoma Heart Hospital in Oklahoma City, OK.
Age: 70 years - 5 months - 11 days
Bea attended Goss and Redden Schools.
She married Leon Burkhalter on June 4, 1955 at Durant, Oklahoma.
Donald Allen Bingamon on February 23, 2003 at Paris, Tx.
Bea worked at the Blue Bell Wrangler Jeans Plant, Noels, Otasco, and May's Home Health as a provider. She was a loving mother and wife.
Bea was a longtime member of the Atoka First Assembly of God Church.
She helped with the INCA food and clothing bank and received the Volunteer of the Year Award from INCA.
Husband: Don Bingamon of Atoka, Okla.
Holly Muse and husband Gene of Hugo, Okla.
Roy Burkhalter and Debbie of Atoka, Okla.
Kim Burkhalter and Terry of Caney, Okla.
Brant Bingamon of Austin, Tx.
Jill Bingamon of Austin, Tx.
Colin Bingamon and wife Lori of Midwest City, OK.
Bethany Bingamon of Mound View, MN.
Eddie henry and wife Chasi of Tushka, Ok.
Apryl Pritchett and husband J.B. of Tushka, OK.
Leith Burkhalter and wife Randi of Caney, OK.
Kirby Burkhalter of Caney, Ok.
Amity Apsey and husband Chris of Latta, Ok.
Sabrina Vaughn and husband Adam of Coalgate, Ok.
Michael Wafford and wife Marty of Wapanucka, Ok.
Jasmine Muse of Hugo, Ok.
Bodee Gene Burkhalter of Lehigh, Ok.
Sekret Henry, Eric Miller, Ty Brewster, Harley Henry, Emily Apsey, Saylor Pritchett, Breuklynd and Zack Vaughn.
Brother: John Hamilton and wife Janice of Eufaula, Ok.
Lucy Baker and husband Vern of Oklahoma City, Ok.
Mildred Love of Yukon, OK.
Brother-in-law: Pinky and Pat Burkhalter of Lane, Ok.
Ginger and Paul Silvers of Lane, Ok.
Geraldean and Kenneth Eaves of Lane, Ok.
Step grandchildren: Tori Flores, Noah Flores, Noah Bingamon, and Eryl Bingamon.
Preceded in death by:
Parents: Ona and Millie Hamilton
Husband: Leon Burkhalter on Dec. 22, 2001
Daughter: Kleta Jean
Siblings: Tommy, Ona, & A.J. Hamilton, Lida Burrows, Flora Lott.
Date of service:
Saturday August 12, 2006 at 3:00pm
Place of service: Brown's Funeral Chapel~Atoka,Ok.
Interment: Green Meadows Cemetery ~ Atoka, Ok.
Officitating: Rev. Bob Wongo
Assisting: Rev. Steve Havener
Casketbearers: Kim Burkhalter, Roy Burkhalter, Gene Muse, Eddie henry, Kirby Burkhalter, J.B. Pritchett, Jimmy Smith, Leith Burkhalter.
Honorary Casketbearers: Nephews
Leon Burkhalter (1928 - 2001)*
Green Meadows Cemetery
Created by: Susie~In Loving Memory~
Record added: Sep 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21764222