|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1922|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1998|
Mr. Mansell was a lifelong Atoka area resident.
Born to Horace Gilbert and Tula Elizabeth (Johnson) Mansell.
PASSED AWAY: Tuesday, April 14, 1998 at Medical City Hospital in Dallas, Texas.
AGE: 75 years; 11 months; 15 days
EDUCATION: Attended schools at East Tellico in Atoka County and graduated from Atoka High School.
MARRIED: Billye Jean Partin on March 15, 1947 in Coalgate, Oklahoma.
OCCUPATION: Merchant~He owned and operated Mansell Appliance Company for 35 years, retiring in 1985. During World War ll he worked in the shipyard in California.
CHURCH AFFILIATION: A lifelong member of South Atoka Church of Christ.
Gib served his country during World War ll in the Army Air Corps 8th Air Force in England. He served on the Atoka City Council and was a member of the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and flying. He became an accomplished pilot and taught others to fly.
SURVIVED BY: SON; Steve and wife Gayla of Atoka, Ok. DAUGHTER; Peggy Mansell of Oklahoma City, Okla
SISTERS: Virginia Collier of Grand Junction, Colorado - Geneva Dodd and husband Freddie of Stringtown, Okla - also Bettye Jane Roberts of Atoka, Okla. BROTHERS: Darwin Mansell of Atoka, Okla. and Forrest Mansell and wife Dorothy of Atoka, Okla.
PRECEEDED IN DEATH BY: WIFE; Billye Mansell (May 26, 1997) -PARENTS; Horace and Tula Mansell - DAUGHTER: Susan Mansell BROTHER IN LAW: Claude Collier and Levi Roberts.
DATE OF SERVICES: Friday, April 17, 1998 at 10:30am
PLACE OF SERVICES: Browns Funeral Home Chapel ~ Atoka, Okla
INTERNMENT: Green Meadows Cemetery ~ Atoka, Okla
OFFICIATING: Haskell England
CASKETBEARERS: Donnie Allen, Bob Frederick, Jody House, Phillip Allen, Steve Hyatt, Roger Hutson, Dicky Page.
HONARY CASKETBEARERS: David Waggoner, Jerry Henderson, Floyd Keeler, Monroe Allen, Bud Carr, Melvin Ishmael, Lacy Cooper, Hal Ishmael, Roy Burke, Bill Cunningham....
(footnote) Mr. Mansell was father of my very good friends Peggy Mansell and Steve Mansell.
Billye Jean Partin Mansell (1929 - 1997)*
Susan Kay Mansell (1950 - 1967)*
Green Meadows Cemetery
Created by: Susie~In Loving Memory~
Record added: Nov 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16698678