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Frank Daniel Talkington


Funeral services for Frank Daniel Talkington will be held 10:00AM Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Sulphur with Pastor Eddie Dye officiating. Interment will follow at the Drake Cemetery south of Sulphur.

Frank was born November 12, 1943 in Sulphur to the late O.D. “Twink” and Eula (Williams) Talkington. He died Monday, May 15, 2017 in Sulphur, at the age of 73 years 6 months & 3 days. Frank and the former Ms. Wanda Sue Andrews were married on December 27, 1963 in Baum.

Frank was a lifelong resident of southern Oklahoma. Following his graduation from Dickson High School, he began a 55 year career working as a ranch hand for several area ranches, retiring in 2006. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing dominos. Frank was known for being quite the prankster and was always ready to catch the next victim of his latest prank. Frank loved his family. He was a very loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather.

Survivors include his wife Wanda; one daughter, Melody Ann Talkington of Dallas; one son, Keith Talkington & wife Shelli of Midwest City; two grandchildren, Ashley & Mitchell Talkington of Midwest City; two sisters, Faye Williams & husband Raymond of Mill Creek and Janie Bell & husband Bobby of Lone Grove; one uncle, Julian Williams & wife Joyce of Sulphur; one aunt, Murel Garrison of Ardmore; special cousin, Don Garrison of Dickson; special daughter, Judy Bryant of Tishomingo; two brothers-in-law, Troy Winford Andrews of Frisco, TX and Wendyle Andrews of Ardmore; and a special niece, Blair Andrews Bland of North Richland Hills, TX.

In addition to his parents, Frank was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles, Quenten and Ronald Talkington; and two nieces, Lisa Johnston and Karen Andrews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home, Wednesday evening, May 17th, from 5–7PM

5/16/2017
10:00 AM
03:00 PM
Viewing
Hale's Funeral Home - Sulphur
3370 Highway 7 W
Sulphur
OK
73086



5/17/2017
09:00 AM
07:00 PM
Viewing
Hale's Funeral Home - Sulphur
3370 Highway 7 W
Sulphur
OK
73086



5/17/2017
05:00 PM
07:00 PM
Visitation
Hale's Funeral Home - Sulphur
3370 Highway 7 W
Sulphur
OK
73086



5/18/2017
10:00 AM

Funeral
Hale's Funeral Home - Sulphur
3370 Highway 7 W
Sulphur
OK
73086


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