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 Merle <I>Foster</I> Orgain

Merle Foster Orgain

Cloud Chief, Washita County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 8 Jan 2012 (aged 85)
Oklahoma, USA
Burial Hammon, Roger Mills County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 83216214 · View Source
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Funeral services for Merle Orgain will be conducted Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. from the A. G. Creach Auditorium of Hammon with Richard Hughes and Dolan Ivey officiating. Interment will follow in the Red Hill Cemetery under the direction of the Martin Funeral Home of Elk City.

Essie Merle Orgain was born March 2, 1926 at Cloud Chief, OK to Logan and Willie (Hunt) Foster and passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012 at the age of 85. Merle graduated from Hammon High School and was married to Carl Orgain on October 5, 1945. She has lived in the Hammon Community all of her married life. Merle was a wife, mother, grandmother "Mamaw", homemaker, member of the American Legion Auxiliary and Moorewood Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a son, Stephen R. Orgain, her parents, a grandson, Josh Smith and 3 sisters, Bernice Trout, Pauline Barnes and Jeanie Armstrong.

Survivors include her husband: Carl Orgain of the Hammon home, son, Dennis Orgain and his wife Judy of Mustang, OK, granddaughter, Alexia Orgain Lowry and her husband Randy of Sayre, great grandchildren, Aaron and Amanda, granddaughter, Amy Orgain Tatum and her husband Tab of Tuttle, OK, great grandchildren, Ty, Tate and Tabe, grandson, Jake Smith and his wife Carrie of Mustang, OK, 1 great granddaughter on the way, grandson, Jarrod Smith and his wife Brooke of Yukon, OK, son, Greg Orgain and his wife Debbie of Hammon, grandson, Andy Orgain and his wife Allana of Tulsa, great grandchildren, Alex and Aiden, grandsons, Alan Orgain of Eunice, LA, Austin Orgain of Hammon, 1 brother, Dale Foster and his wife Linda of Sallisaw, OK, sister in law, Doloryce Williams of Elk City, brother in law, LeRoy Orgain of Redmon, OR and a host of nieces and nephews. The family asks memorials in Merle's name made to the Hammon Senior Citizens Center, PO Box 218, Hammon, OK 73650.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Merle Foster Orgain (2 Mar 1926–8 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83216214, citing Red Hill Cemetery, Hammon, Roger Mills County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by JLC (contributor 47423445) .