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 Buford O Flanagain

Buford O Flanagain

Rockwell, Lamar County, Texas, USA
Death 6 Dec 2003 (aged 78)
Irving, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden of Light 30
Memorial ID 79572617 · View Source
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CROWLEY -- Buford O. Flanagain, 78, passed away Saturday, Dec. 6, 2003, in Irving.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Monday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel of Fort Worth . Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Scottish Rite Children's Burn Center of Dallas.

Mr. Flanagain was born July 2, 1925, in Rockwall. He retired from Texas Steel Company, after 48 years, as a foreman. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Buford was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church of Fort Worth . He was a 32nd-Degree Mason with the Southside Lodge, and a Shriner. Buford was preceded in death by his father, Virlus Flanagain and brother, Billy Ray Flanagain

Survivors: Wife of 15 years, Dolores A. Flanagain of Crowley; mother, Tressie Bennett of Grand Prairie; sons and daughters-in-law, William R. Flanagain of Fort Worth , Austin Flanagain Lee and Julie, Steve Lynn Flanagain and Amy and Duane E. Flanagain and Lisa; sister, Mary Flowers of Irving; and six grandchildren.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX)
Date: December 7, 2003


S Sgt US Army WW II
Bronze Star Medal




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