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Charles Edgar “Eddie” Springs

Birth
Bowlegs, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 79)
Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Coleman, Johnston County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 100123441 · View Source
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A private burial was held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at the Coleman Cemetery in Coleman for Mr. Charles Edgar "Eddie" Springs, 79, of Shawnee. Mr. Springs passed away Oct. 31, 2012, at his home, after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease.

Eddie was born July 19, 1933, in Bowlegs to Walter Edgar Springs and Mary Astor (Shell) Springs. He grew up in Bowlegs and graduated from High School there and then attended and graduated from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater with a BA degree in Business Administration and a BA degree in Psychology.

After graduation, he lived in Oklahoma City and worked in management for the Ford Motor Company.

He married Mary Eloisa Fillmore (formerly of Coleman) on Nov. 23, 1964, in Reno, Nev. They moved to Houston, Texas, and he worked for the Safeway Grocery Company, also in management. After living in Port Aransas, Texas, for a time, they moved to Shawnee in 2002.

Mr. Springs enjoyed antique cars and coin collecting as his hobbies.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Margaret Sharp Bartlett.

Eddie is survived by his wife, Mary Eloisa Springs, of the home; his brother, Walter Gene Springs of Fulton, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family to include, the Fillmores, the Guinns and the Rounsavilles.

Donations may be made in Mr. Springs name to the Parkinson Foundation of Oklahoma, 720 W. Wilshire Blvd., Suite 101H, Oklahoma City, OK 73116.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff at Family Angelic Hospice.


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  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100123441
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Edgar “Eddie” Springs (19 Jul 1933–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100123441, citing Ego-Coleman Cemetery, Coleman, Johnston County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .