Murray F. Patterson
Jim R. Caldwell
Murray Francis Patterson, 91, Financial analyst and a U.S Navy veteran passed away November 13, 2017 in Tulsa, OK. He was born December 24, 1925 in Wheatland, IA to Charles A. and
Anna W. (Dietrich) Patterson. On June 15, 1948 Murray married the love of his life
Avis June Leinbaugh in Lost Nation, Iowa.
He was survived by his wife of 69 years, Avis Patterson; children, Stephanie Meier of Davenport,
Jim R. Caldwell, 81 of Tulsa, OK, passed from this life Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, due to complications of Parkinson's Disease. He was born Oct. 29, 1936, in Dardanelle, AR, to Reece and Oval (Greene) Caldwell. He married LaFerne Muller March 3, 1956. He was a Church of Christ minister for 59 years serving churches in NW AR, the Tulsa area and Texas. He proudly served as an Arkansas State Senator from 1968-1978. He is preceded in death by his parents and a grandson Justin Jones.
He is survived by LaFerne, his wife of 61 years, 4 daughters Vicki Jones (Gary) of Tulsa, OK; Sherri Garner (Reece) of Seligman, MO; Patti Reese (Jack) of Tulsa, OK; Kelli Keltner (Rob- Iowa, Mark Patterson and wife Mary of Fayetteville, AR and Kent Patterson and wife Mary of Tulsa; seven grandchildren and seven greatgrandchildren.
Visitation will be 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wednesday, November 15th, Floral Haven Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Thursday, November 16th, Fellowship Lutheran Church, Tulsa.
ert) of Aubrey, TX; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; a brother Mark Caldwell of Midland, TX; a sister Carol Featherston of Bentonville, AR and a host of family and friends.
A celebration of his life will be a visitation Thursday, Nov. 16th, 6-8 pm at Moore Southlawn Chapel on 51st St in Tulsa and a service Friday, Nov. 17th, at 10 am at Crosstown Church of Christ in Tulsa. Burial will be in Bentonville, AR.
Memorials can be made to Hope Harbor Children's Home, Claremore, OK, or Food Pantry Ministry at Crosstown Church of Christ.
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