James Louis Treadaway
June 30, 1926 - May 16, 2019
ObituaryJames Louis Treadaway, of Sentinel, Oklahoma was born to Dave and Ruth (Merrill) Treadaway on June 30, 1926. One of twelve children, Louis grew up on the family farm at Cowden. On July 11, 1946, he married Roberta Tipton of Saddle Mtn. To this union, two daughters and a son were born; Joan, Kay, and Jim.
Louis owned and operated the Goodyear tire store in Cordell for many years where he was an active community leader, school board member, Rotarian and deacon in The First Baptist Church.
On November 15, 1997, Louis was married to Delores Stowers of Sentinel. Louis and Delores were faithful members of The First Baptist Church of Sentinel and enjoyed traveling, spending time with family and Saturday night dances at Cooperton.
After retirement, Louis became an avid and proficient golfer. He played weekly until recently and developed many great friendships on the golf course.
Louis passed from this life on May 16, 2019 . He was preceded in death by his wife, Roberta; grandson, Colin Treadaway and son-in- law, Max Banks.
Louis is survived by his wife, Delores; children; Joan Treadaway of Clinton; Kay and Mike Sewell of Oklahoma City; Jim and Debra Treadaway of Woodward; grandchildren; Amy and Michael House of Edmond, Michael and Ginger Sewell of Clinton; Erin and Stacy Ford of Norman; Nathan and Kelli Treadaway of Woodward; step children: Shirley Banks, Gene Stowers, Jerry Stowers; step grandchildren; Amy and Stan Read; Angie and Eric Gubser, all of Lufkin, Texas; Ali and Matt Miller, El Reno; Cody and Noelle Stowers; Ceason Barnick and Ben; Cali and Michael Snyder all of Gonzales, Texas; Zack Stowers; Jenna Stowers; and Blakelee Stowers all of Stillwater; 20 great grandchildren; sisters, Doris Nix and JoNell Bennett and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral: 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 19, 2019
The First Baptist Church
Burial: Lawnview Cemetery, Cordell, Oklahoma
Under the direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Sentinel.
Date: May 17, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: May 19, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Date: May 19, 2019
Our condolences, keeping you all in our prayers . Steve & Kendra Ford
Des Plaines, IL
Our deepest sympathies. Prayers for peace and comfort for you all. Love, Brian and Kendra
Such a sweet sweet man. Enjoyed seeing him and waiting on him at the pharmacy. Will be missed
Barbara & Orville Hopkins
Orville just saw on the Facebook page from the golf course about Louis. We are really going to miss him. I"ll miss seeing that white pickup pull up about 9 in the morning and those guys putting their golf clubs in and away they went. They always had such a good time whether the score was low or high! Good man and good friend.
I’m so sorry to hear about the loss of James. I can’t imagine how difficult these times must be for you loved ones. Please remember and take hope in the message Jehovah God gives us in Acts 24:15, which says “there is going to be a resurrection”. There's more information on this promise that God gives us at jw.org in both English and Spanish. My deepest condolences.