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 W J Ainsworth

W J Ainsworth

Death 23 Mar 2002 (aged 75)
Burial Vamoosa, Seminole County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 25207876 · View Source
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KONAWA – Funeral services for W.J. Ainsworth are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at the Assembly of God.

Rev. Mitch Williams is set to officiate.

Burial is to follow at Vamoosa Cemetery under the direction of Pickard-Swearingen Funeral Home.

Ainsworth died Saturday, March 23, 2002 at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City.

He was a longtime Konawa resident since 1956.

He was born Dec. 29, 1926 in Boswell to Walter Jefferson and Mandy Ruth (Akins) Ainsworth.

Ainsworth married Lela (Russell) Ainsworth on Sept. 17, 1949 in Dennison, Texas.

He was a road construction and road-paving foreman for many years.

He also worked as a line spotter for Enogex before retiring in 1995.

Ainsworth was a veteran of the United States Army.

He served during World War II.

He was a member of the Assembly of God in Konawa.

Ainsworth was a former member of the Masonic Lodge of Durant.

He was also a member of the American Quarter Horse Association.

He very much enjoyed working with his horses.

Ainsworth was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife, Lela (Russell) Ainsworth of the home; two daughters and one son-in-law, Vickie Jan and Billy Don Kennedy, and Janetta Jay Ainsworth, all of Konawa; two brothers, George Ray Ainsworth of Huntington, Ark. and Henry Dale Ainsworth of Cortez, Colo.; four sisters, Melba Ellen Risner of Keller, Texas, Wanda Sue Davis of Oklahoma City, Oma Jo Hill of Tuttle, and Joy Ann Phelps of Oklahoma City; two grandsons, Landon Blake Kennedy of Shawnee and Jaymeson Dade Kennedy of Konawa; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends.

{published in the Seminole Producer March 24 2002}

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