|Birth: ||May 27, 1922|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2001|
FOX Leland L., 79, of Nicoma Park passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2001. Leland was born May 27, 1922 in Shreveport, LA to Earl and Addie Wade Fox. Mr. Fox married Thelma Louise Calvert, Oct. 4, 1942 in Braggs, OK. Mr. Fox was very active in the Masonic Lodge and was a 33rd Degree Mason and a member of Nicoma Park Lodge #541. He was also a member of the Faith Community Christian Church. Leland loved the people of Nicoma Park where he was serving his seventh term as mayor. He will probably be best remembered for how he loved and helped other people. He served his country during World War II, and later retired from the United States Air Force at the rank of Master Sergeant. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Louise of the home; sons, Sam Fox and wife Susan of Edmond, Blue Fox and wife Rosemary of Nicoma Park; daughter, Linda Walling of Nicoma Park. He had 7 beloved grandchildren: Jeff Walling and wife Cindy, Stephanie Masoner and husband Dennis, David Fox and wife Paula, Amy Groeschel and husband Craig, Sean Fox and wife Mary, Stacie Hill, and Nikki Carwile and husband James. "Papaw" also had 14 great grandchildren, Tyler, Madeline, Sophie, Abby, Nathan, Adam, Brooke, Allyson, Catelin, Mandy, Philip, Jordan, Anna, and Samuel, and a dear niece Janie Batterman. Special thanks to our wonderful Angel, Martha Primeaux. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 31, 2001 at the First Baptist Church of Nicoma Park with interment at Arlington Memory Gardens.
Thelma Louise Calvert Fox (1924 - 2002)*
Arlington Memory Gardens
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Record added: Jun 20, 2009
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