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Charles Allen Chandler, 85 year old Braggs, OK resident, was born July 17, 1931 in McLain, OK to Joe and Violet (Godfrey) Chandler and peacefully passed away April 4, 2017 in Fort Gibson, OK. Charles attended Locust Grove High School before entering into the United States Air Force. Charles proudly served during the Korean War. He later married the love of his life, Wanda Lee Stanfill on June 4, 1954. After completing his service to our country, Charles went to work for Container Corporation of America in Muskogee until his retirement.
Charles is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Bobby Chandler; sisters, Wilma Muse and Carol Carey; and daughter in law, Winona Chandler.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda of the home; sons, Jerry Chandler and wife Pam, George Allen Chandler and wife Jody and Jeff Chandler all of Braggs; grandchildren, Shane Chandler, Donnie Chandler, Krystal Harris, Taylor Chandler, Rachelle Kizzia, Jason Cox and Benny Townsend; numerous great grandchildren; brother, Eddie Chandler of California; sisters, Anna Taylor and Wanda Bowman both of California.
Memorial services will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Fort Gibson National Cemetery, with Pastor Jack Carner officiating.
The family of Charles Allen Chandler has entrusted his cremation and services to Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service 1224 E Poplar/PO Box 1973 Fort Gibson, OK 918-478-2555
Online condolences may be left at clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com
Published on April 8, 2017
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