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George Robert Eckles

January 2, 1931 August 28, 2019
George Robert Eckles
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Obituary for George Robert Eckles

George Robert (Bob) Eckles, Jr. passed away Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 at Integris Baptist Medical Center at the age of 88.

George was born January 2nd, 1931 in Holdenville, Oklahoma to George Robert Eckles and Joyce Williams Eckles. George graduated from Holdenville public school and later attended OU and graduated with a business degree. He was a rancher and a member of the Barnard Memorial United Methodist Church. He liked hunting, fishing and cattle ranching. George also enjoyed the oil business, traveling, living life and telling stories.

George is preceded in death by his parents and sibling Sue Anderson. He is survived by his 3 children; George Robert Eckles, IV and wife Andrea of Holdenville, Leslie Eckles Brown of Nashville, TN, Philip Eckles of Holdenville, grandchildren; Bailee Eckles, Samantha Eckles, Rylee Eckles, Ethan Brown, Alexandra Brown, close family friends; James and wife Susannah Harris family, Jim Thompson family and numerous other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Tuesday September 3, 2019 at the Barnard Memorial United Methodist Church.

Pallbearers are Philip Eckles, James Harris, Jay Thompson, Robert Eckles, Richard Nolen and Phillip Lee. Honorary pallbearers are Randy Brown, Doyle Wilson, John Giles, Garland Wright and Jim Ray Thompson.

Interment will follow at Holdenville, Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home Holdenville, Oklahoma.

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Barnard Memorial United Methodist Church

300 East 8th
Holdenville, OK 74848

Barnard Memorial United Methodist Church
300 East 8th Holdenville 74848 OK

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