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Subject: [OKPONTOT] Gene Brewington Obituary
Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 22:19:15 EDT

The Daily Oklahoman 2001-07-11

Eugene H. Brewington


Eugene H. Brewington, 86, passed away Monday, July 9, 2001. He was born
October 31, 1914 in Moko, Arkansas to Marion J. and Mattie Jane (Golden)
Brewington.On December 12, 1946 he married Willie Ector McCullar in Ada, OK.
He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army 1st Armor Division in
Tunisia, Naples-Foggia, and Rome-Arno. He attended OCU as well as the
University of Oklahoma. After 40 years of service, he retired from SW Bell
Telephone Co. He enjoyed Oklahoma History, Genealogy, and compiled several
books of family history as well as researched the formers of the Oklahoma
Constitution. He also enjoyed building and making additions to homes. He
attended Kelham Baptist Church.He was preceded in death by his mother and
father; brother, Q.R. Brewington; stepmother, Florence Brewington.He is
survived by his wife, Willie; sister, Beth Morris of Midwest City; children,
Cass Christian and wife Joyce of Stillwater, OK; Cherri Shelnutt and husband
Bill of Frederick, MD; grandchildren, Lynn Christian Breaux and husband T.
Joe of Stillwater, Brad Shelnutt, Jason Leonard, and Tim Leonard of Dallas,
TX, Matt Christian and wife Melanie of Tulsa, OK, Lori Christian and Cade
Christian of Stillwater; great-grandchildren, Garrett Christian, Dillon and
Cassidy Breaux of Stillwater, and Dakota Christian of Tulsa.Funeral Services
will be held Wednesday, July 11, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. at the Kelham Baptist
Church. Interment will follow at Lightning Ridge Cemetery. Memorial
Contributions may be made to: Oklahoma Historical Society or Kelham Baptist
Church Youth Group.

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