J D Fanning

J D Fanning

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Death 5 Jun 2012 (aged 92)
Burial Caddo, Bryan County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 91766205 · View Source
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JD Fanning of Kenefic/Caddo. Oklahoma passed away at his home on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at the age of 92 years 7 months and 17 days. He was born on Friday, October 17, 1919, in Cade, Oklahoma to Robert Vester annd Sarah (Smith) Fanning. JD was married to the love of his life Faye (Reese) Fanning for 69 years. They were married in Colbert, Oklahoma on Friday March 12, 1943.
JD was a man wheo was commited to making a differense in his home town of Kenefic/Caddo, Oklahoma. He was a faithful attendent of the Methodist Church in Caddo. He was baptized at his home on November 15, 2009 by Rev. Gene Teel JD held numerous offices in the Caddo Round-Up Club and also served on the Caddo School Board. He owned and operated the store in Kenefic at the crossroad of Hwys. 22 & 48. While employed by the Blackburn Propane Service, he made many lasting friendships. He enlisted in the United States Army Air Force at Perrin Field in Sherman, Texas in 1942, then was homorably discharged from Barksdale, Louisiana in 1945 with the rank of Techanical Sargent. JD had many intrests like reading, watching basketball, attending rodeos, but most of all he loved being with his family.
Mr. Fanning is survived by his daughters, Sue Birdsong and husband Gary of Kenefic, Oklahoma; Glenda Haddock and husband Russell of Old Philadelphia, Oklahoma, and Trudy Lucas and husband Jim Of Dorchester, Texas; granddaughters, Cindy Birdsong of Kenefic, Oklahoma; Jana Haddock of Durant, Oklahoma, Lindee Taylor of Celina, Texas and Krista Lucas of Lubbock, Texas; grandson, Kurt Haddock of Rogers, Arkansas; great-grandaughters, Jessica Birdsong of Stillwater, Oklahoma; Kayla Haddock of Rogers, Arkansas; Chanlyr Taylor of Celina, Texas; and Morgan Taylor of Sherman, Texas; great-grandsons, Tyler Haddock of Frisco, Texas; Jex Taylor of Celina, Texas; and Jackson Haddock, of Rogers, Arkansas; nephew John Roper Jr. of Gallup, New Mexico; caregriver and special friend Angie Farrell of Old Philadelphia, Oklahoma. Mr Fanning was preceded in death by his parents, R. V. and Sarah Fanning, wife of 69 years Faye Fanning and sister Geneva Fanning Roper.


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  • Created by: G Reese
  • Added: 11 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91766205
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for J D Fanning (17 Oct 1919–5 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91766205, citing Gethsemane Cemetery, Caddo, Bryan County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by G Reese (contributor 46931658) .