|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1923|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2005|
Charley Barton Golay Jr., resident of Ponca City, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2005, at the home of his son near Deer Creek. He was 81.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, at the IOOF Cemetery with the Rev. John Waterloo of Central Baptist Church presiding. Arrangements are under the direction of Grace Memorial Chapel.
Mr. Golay was born Dec. 19, 1923, in Ponca City, the son of Charley Barton Golay Sr. and Minnie Mae Brown Golay. He attended Peter's school at an early age, later attending and graduating from Marland High School.
He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II with foreign duty in Germany and stateside duty in California. Charley was an accomplished baseball catcher who played extensively while in the military. He was married to
Delores M. Ferrell on June 12, 1949, in Ponca City.
His enjoyments included mushroom hunting, fishing, farming, four-wheeling and watching the Atlanta Braves baseball team.
He is survived by four children, Sherry Staggs of Dewey, Sam Golay of Deer Creek, Sharlee Kolberg of Chelsa and Stoney Golay of Ponca City; two brothers, Irvin Golay of Newkirk and Buster Golay of Ponca City; one sister, Mary Sue Roberts of Orlando, Okla.; one brother-in-law, Bobby Ferrell; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Delores; two sons, Steve John Golay and Stuart Lee Golay; three brothers, Joe, Bob and Jimmy; and one sister, Roberta.
Casket bearers will be family members with the honorary casket bearer being Bobby Ferrell.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mr. Golay to the memorial fund of choice. Family will receive friends and family after the service at 201 West Emporia.
Charley Barton Golay (1897 - 1947)
Minnie May Brown Golay (1907 - 1949)
Deloris Maxine Ferrell Golay (1932 - 2001)*
Charles Barton Golay (1923 - 2005)
Robert Lee Roy Golay (1925 - 1982)*
Joe R. Golay (1927 - 1988)*
Sally Ann Golay (1936 - 1936)*
Roberta June Golay Backus (1942 - 2003)*
James Golay (1944 - 1994)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Jun 16, 2011
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