William F. Paige, 68, of Muskogee, OK was born April 25, 1948 in Joplin, MO, the son of Roma Jean Walter, and died April 19, 2017 at home with his wife Dana J. Paige. Bill was a special forces green beret in the Army, serving 3 tours in Vietnam and held a 2nd degree black belt. He attended college at Wichita State University receiving a Bachelors in Criminology. He loved camping, singing Karaoke, scuba diving, whistling in the car to his country music, his horses, riding his motorcycle with the Three Rivers Guard Dogs, sailing and most importantly he loved his children and was a proud grandpa.. Survivors include his daughter Laura (Paige) Lee and husband Jeff Lee of Missouri. Son Matthew Paige and wife Angie (Coit) Paige of Missouri. Son Tavis Paige of Missouri. Daughter Angee (Paige) Cox and husband Doug Cox of California. Daughter Jaymi Paige of Tennessee. Stepchildren Tena Lanik, Emalea Case, Jessica Lund, Cary Lund Jr, Brandon Lund and Whitney Lund. Brother Guy Walcott and wife Teri (Stokes) Walcott of Kansas. Grandchildren Kira and Aeryn Lee, Colvin, Cooper and Kennedy Paige, Alex and Kaleb Cox. Bill is proceeded in death by his mother Roma Jean Walter, sister Paula Phillips, Uncle Wayne Walter, Grandparents Richard and Opal Walter and his wife Dana Paige. We will miss you more then you know Lil Blue! Services to be held May 12, 2017 at 9am at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donatations towards Dana and Bills services by contacting Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.
Published on May 4, 2017