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Earnest Barnard Florie

August 3, 1931 February 5, 2018
Earnest Barnard Florie
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Earnest Benard Florie, 86 formerly of Holdenville passed away on February 5, 2018 in Norman, Oklahoma. He was born on August 3, 1931 in Richmond, Texas to Sylvester and Lola B. (Daniels) Flora. Earnest attended Richmond Public Schools. Later he would serve our country honorably in the United States Army. EB was a member of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church of Holdenville. He worked as a rancher all his life after his military service. His love of horses carried into the rodeos and race horses. He loved to raise and train horses for various purposes. EB loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Charlesetta Florie, mother Lola B Daniels and father Sylvester Flora, siblings Sylvester Flora Jr, Aaron Flora, Richard Alexander, Charles Leslie Flora, Dorothy Orr, and Julia Bishop.

He is survived by his siblings Della Johnson of Compton, CA, Lawrence Faniel of Houston, TX, Cora Scott (Freddie) of Sugarland, TX, children Pam Johnson of Gainesville, TX, Barnard Florie of Albuquerque, NM, Robin Lee Florie of Atlanta, GA, Jerry Keith Hendrickson (Carolyn) of Gainesville, TX, Keith Florie (Angie) of Wewoka, OK, Bryant Florie (Wewoka, OK), 22 Grandchildren and many great grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Funeral service is scheduled for 1:00PM on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel in Holdenville. Rev. Lehman Lewis will officiate the service. Pall Bearers will be Henry John Johnson, Richard Florie, Ryan Florie, Mark Florie, Champ Florie, Dondrea Florie and Darton Florie. Honorary Bearers will be Lawrence Faniel, Barnard Florie, Jerry Keith Hendrickson, Keith Florie, Craig Johnson, Larry Johnson, Pat Faniel, Bryant Florie Sr, Bryant Florie Jr, and Steven Florie. Interment will follow at the Buckner Cemetery in Holdenville with full military honors. Services are under the direction of Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home in Holdenville, Oklahoma. Online condolences to the family can be made at

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1:00 PM 2/17/2018 1:00:00 PM
Hudson-Phillips Chapel

301 E Main
Holdenville, OK 74848

Hudson-Phillips Chapel
301 E Main Holdenville 74848 OK

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