Curtis Lee Ingram, 67, of Texhoma passed away Saturday afternoon, February 19, 2011 at his home.
The son of Lee Allen Kenneth and Lillie (Anderson) Ingram, he was born May 20, 1943 in Lorenzo, Texas. He attended Phillips High School and Okmulgee VoTech. On October 27, 1961, Curtis entered the U.S. Army, where he served in Battery B, 2nd Battalion of the 27th Artillary Division. He was honorably discharged on October 16, 1964.
Curtis and Rosalie Thrasher were united in marriage on January 8, 1965 in Clayton, New Mexico.
Curtis worked as a welder and pipeline supervisor for Phillips Petroleum Co. for 30 years, retiring on May 12, 2000. He was also engaged in farming and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a member of the Fritch Church of Christ and the James Church of God.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lee Allen Ingram, and one sister, Doris Faye Ingram.
Survivors include his mother, Lillie Ingram of Fritch, Texas; his loving wife of 46 years, Rosalie Ingram of the home; three sons: Brett Alan Ingram and wife, Kim of Greenwood, Arkansas, Darren Lee Ingram of Texhoma, Oklahoma and Eric Paul Ingram and wife, Kelly of Texhoma, Oklahoma. Curtis is also survived by his grandchildren, whom he loved doting on, Megan Masters, Kyle Cleavinger, Carleigh Ingram, Kenadee Masters, Quinton Ingram and MacKenzie Ingram.
Graveside funeral services with military honors will be conducted Tuesday morning, February 22nd at 10:00 a.m. at the Texhoma Cemetery, Texhoma, Texas with Rev. Donnie Calllaway officiating. Services are under the care of the Bunch â€“ Roberts Funeral Home of Guymon.
The family suggests that memorials be made to the Guymon Home Health and Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Memorials will be accepted at the Bunch â€“ Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 1112, Guymon, OK 73942.
Friends can sign the online guest book and leave condolences at www.bunchroberts.com.