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William Edward Workman

April 17, 1928 July 17, 2019
William Edward Workman
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Obituary for William Edward Workman

William Edward "Bill" Workman passed away Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 in Oklahoma City at the age of 91. Bill was born April 17th, 1929 in Huntington West Virginia to Raymond and Mabel Boley Workman. He graduated from Huntington High School and later entered the United States Army serving his country 26 years. Bill served in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Bill married Geraldine Tucker September 25, 1948

Bill served as Police Chief and as Mayor of Stonewall for many years. Bill loved racing cars and did so at Oil Center well up into his 80's. Bill enjoyed sports and western movies. Bill was very mechanical and enjoyed fixing things. Bill was past President of the Sky Soldiers Association of the 173rd Airborne Brigade (SEP).
Bill was a member of the reenactment D Troup 5th Calvary.

Bill is preceded in death by his parents, son, Richard Workman, wife Geraldine and a sister, Helen Pritchard.

Bill is survived by his children, Linda Sue Wood of Pauls Valley, William E. Workman Jr. and wife Patsy of Asher, Joseph Workman and wife Teresa of Konawa, Patricia Braun and husband Chris of Konawa, James R. Workman and wife Cindy of Stonewall and Donald S. Workman and wife Angela of Manassas, Virginia, 25 grandchildren and numerous great and great great grandchildren, sisters, Jody Langston of Ohio, Judy Taylor of South Carolina, brother, Gary Workman of Maryland and numerous other relatives and friends.

Family will greet guests Saturday, July 20 for visitation at Smith-Phillips FUneral Home from 6:00P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Monday July 22, 2019 at Union Valley Baptist Church with Pastor Randal Christy officiating and interment will follow at Stonewall Cemetery.

Funeral Service under the direction of Smith-Phillips Funeral Home Ada, Ok.

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