Richard Dale "Dick" Francis
Richard Dale "Dick" Francis, a resident of Henryetta was born August 7, 1924 in Clarksburg, West Virginia to Margaret (Shanaman) and Sherwood Forest Francis Sr. He passed away Thursday, February 5, 2004 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 79 years 5 months and 28 days.
He was married to Frances Marie (Layman) in Henryetta, Oklahoma on June 5, 1946. He was a Glass Cutter for PPG industries for over 30 years, retiring in 1973. He was a member of the NRA for many years.
Dick served the United States during WWII in the Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his Parents, one sister, Anna Jean Brinko, and a great granddaughter, Haley Nicole Watts.
Private family services are scheduled. The family requests that flowers be sent to the Veterans Hospital in Muskogee, Oklahoma in honor of Richard Dale "Dick" Francis. Arrangements are under the direction of Shurden Funeral HoShurden Funeral Homeme