Gary Harmon Prough

December 12, 1946 - January 10, 2019
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Gary Prough, 72, of Cordell, Oklahoma passed away January 10, 2019 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He was born on December 12, 1946 in Hobart, Oklahoma to Harmon Henry and Edith Pauline (Russell) Prough. He attended school in Gotebo, Oklahoma and graduated with the class of 1965. He continued his education by attending college in Okmolgee, where he graduated with a degree in Auto Parts. Gary married Darla Dunn in 1966. Together, Gary and Darla had two sons; Steven Craig and Michael Chris. Gary worked for DX Service Station in Cordell for several years. He later worked for Hoffman Oil in Clinton for several years before moving on to work for Tri-County Oil. He later went to work for Smith Oil driving a truck in the 70's. He worked for them for 33 years until he retired May 31, 2006. After retirement Gary helped with farming duties for Joe Maddox at MX Livestock. Gary married Lillian Smith on April 23, 1988 and she preceded him in death on April 20, 2006. Gary was a member of the New Beginnings Assembly of God where he was saved and baptized. He loved to farm and restore old tractors. Gary will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include:
Sons: Steven Craig Prough & wife Carrie of Altus, OK
Michael Chris Prough & wife Shelly of Piedmont, OK
Step Children: Jerry McConnell & wife Judy of Norman, OK
Marty & Nathan Reed of Blanchard, OK
Shannon Murray & husband Mark of Norman, OK
11 Grandchildren
8 Great-Grandchildren

He is preceded in death by his Parents: Harmon & Edith (Russell) Prough, Wife: Lillian Prough and Step Granddaughter: Jennifer Tate

Funeral: 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Ray & Martha's Funeral Home
Cordell, Oklahoma
Interment: Hobart Rose Cemetery
Hobart, Oklahoma

Service Information

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Date: January 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Interment
Date: January 15, 2019

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Elmer and Karen Ansley
Woodward, OK
We send a message of condolence to all of Gary's family.
Mike & Karla Kinney
Cordell, OK
I enjoyed being around u so much ...U were a great man ..I will miss seeing u & visiting wt u.  Fly High ,,, see u soon ..
Michael Keith Prough SR.
Monahans, TX
Prayers to and for the family.  May God bless you all in this time of lost.
Everett and pat prough
Schell city mo, MO
With our deepest sympathy
David Ryan
Wichita, KS
Didn't know him, but my condolences.
Gene and Sandra Etris.
Cordell, OK
Our deepest sympathy.
Terry and Donna (Prough) Franklin
Gotebo, OK
Our deepest sympathy
Marcie (Mays )Carr
Blanchard, OK
I am so very sorry for your family's loss.  Praying for God's peace in comfort in the days ahead.
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