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Clarence Richard Dighton
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1931
Wilburton
Latimer County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 3, 2009
Talihina
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA

Mr. Clarence Richard Dighton, 78, of Talihina, Oklahoma, passed away , Sunday, May 3rd, 2009 at Oklahoma Veterans Center, Talihina, Oklahoma. Clarence was born in Wilburton, Oklahoma on January 4, 1931, the son of the late Arthur Leroy and Ruth Elizabeth (Cline) Dighton. He married Marie Leistner on February 23, 1960 in Germany, she preceded him in death. He served in the U.S. Army as a SFC (E-7) in the Korean & Viet Nam, after retirement he worked as an electrician. He was a member of Tuskahoma Masonic Lodge #491, Bedouin Shrine, DAV and VFW. Clarence is survived by a son; Leroy Dighton of Texas, three daughters; Maria Ellizabeth Wilson of Guthrie, Oklahoma, Freda Eloise and Ron Hicks of Wynne, Arkansas and Evelyn Clarissa and Fred Norman of Talihina, Oklahoma, 12 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, two sisters; Doris Kirkes of Yanush, Oklahoma, Mary Vest of Las Vegas, Nevada, brother; Harold Gene and Irene of Guthrie, Oklahoma, numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Clarence was preceded in death by his parents, wife; Marie, son; Clarence Richard Dighton II, three brothers, 2 sisters. Memorial Service will be held at the Nazarene Church, Talihina, Oklahoma, at 1 P.M. on Friday, May 8th, with Brent Smith and Rodney Tate officiating. Interment will follow at the Dighton Family Cemetery, Buffalo Valley, Oklahoma under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home. 
 
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Dighton Family Cemetery
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 28, 2009
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Clarence Richard Dighton
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