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 John Ed Shanks

John Ed Shanks

Vian, Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 26 Jan 1991 (aged 71)
Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 75440180 · View Source
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John Shanks  (71)

Son of Jesse James Shanks & Fannie (Overtaker) Shanks

Brother to:
Pauline Marie "Sis" (Shanks) Day (1922-1943)
James H "Babe" Shanks (1927-1953)
Baby Sister, Vera Shanks (died at birth)
Gano Adair Shanks (1915-1956)
Lahoma "Tommie" (Shanks) Lowe (1924-2008)
Bob, Ruth and Louise

John moved to Sapulpa 30 years ago. He was a self-employed truck driver. He had the nickname "JudyJohn" by nieces & nephews when they were little. In his later years he became blind from glaucoma.

He was a veteran of the US Army.

Survivors include brother Bob; sisters, Lahoma "Tommie", Lillian "Ruth"and Clemer "Louise".

Preceeded in death by his parents; brothers, Babe & Gano, and sister, Sis.

Casketbearers: Jim Mullins, Don Butcher, Bill Shanks, Kenny Shanks, Bobby Shanks and Robert Lowe.

Service: 2pm, Jan 28, 1991 - Owen Funeral Chapel, Sapulpa, OK. Reverend T. Howard Allen officiating. Music: No Tears In Heaven. Interment at Green Hill Memorial Gardens, Sapulpa, OK

            ╰⊰✿ レo√乇D & MiSSeD ✿⊱╮


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  • Created by: LdyBug ♥
  • Added: 24 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75440180
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Ed Shanks (2 Jan 1920–26 Jan 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75440180, citing Green Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by LdyBug ♥ (contributor 47590230) .