George Oval Booth, Sr

George Oval Booth, Sr

Montague County, Texas, USA
Death 29 Jan 1993 (aged 85)
Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma, USA
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Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 1993, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for George O. "Buck" Booth Sr., who passed away Friday in Roswell. The Rev. Rodney Riggins of Central Church of the Nazarene will officiate.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at the Gospel Beams Church in Duncan, OK, with interment following at the Rock Creek Cemetery near Duncan.

Buck was born Jan. 7, 1908, in Montague County, Texas, to William Anderson Booth and Lozier Willie Gregory Booth. He married Brooksie Belle Ketchum on Sept. 15, 1931, near Duncan. She survives him.

Other survivors include one son, George Booth Jr., and his wife, Sharon, of Roswell; four daughters, Wynemia Waggoner and her husband, Troy, of Roswell; Janis Pollock and her husband Marion of Duncan; Joyce Lee Kirk and her husband, Bobby, of Roswell, and Patricia Draves and her husband, Ed, of Porter, Texas.

He is also survived by two brothers, John Booth of Oklahoma City, and Joe Booth of Lawton, OK; three sisters, Bernice Cook and Myrl Shults, both of Duncan; and Mary Fay Stokes of Brownfield, TX; and seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Mr. Booth had been a Roswell resident between 1947 and 1953 and from 1957 until his death. He was a farmer for over 25 years. He was of the Baptist faith.

He was precede in death by his parents and one sister, Annie Shults.

Honorary pallbearers will be Glen Waggoner and Dick Bean.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.

—The Roswell Daily Record, Jan. 31, 1993, P. 14

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  • Created by: Steve Pollock
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 9923394
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Oval Booth, Sr (7 Jan 1908–29 Jan 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9923394, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Duncan, Stephens County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Steve Pollock (contributor 46739688) .