August 21, 2013

Gary Lee Callison

The Express-Star

— Gary Lee Callison

August 17, 1953 - August 7, 2013

Gary Lee Callison went to be with his Lord & Savior August 7, 2013 at his home. Gary was born August 17, 1953 in Gore, Oklahoma to Floyd Jay Callison and Dean Elaine Rowe. He went to school and grew up in Gore. He married the love of his life, Vicki Frederick on June 11, 1981 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Her two sister's, Terry and Jeanne attended. Gary worked most of his life in the oil field and pipeline. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, cooking & spending time with his friends and family.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, one infant son Greg Lee, two brothers, James and Jack Callison. Father-in-law, Larry "Buzz" Frederick. Two 4-legged son's, Scruffy & Shadow.

Survivors include wife Vicki and a very special cousin, Jack Frederick of the home. Three 4-legged son's, Gator, Yoda and Joey also of the home. Son Eric Callison and daughter Samantha Frick and husband of California. One granddaughter Mackenzie Frick. Brother and sister-in-law Tom and Dixie Callison of Gore, Oklahoma. Sister and brother-in-law Judy and Tom Furslund of Miami, Oklahoma. Two sister-in-law's and their husbands, Richard and Terry Green of Sallisaw, Oklahoma and Jeanne and Robert Willige of Park Hill, Oklahoma. Two brother-in-laws and their wives, Steven and Pearl Frederick of Bald Knob, Arkansas and Donnie and Misty Frederick of Vian, Oklahoma. Mother-in-law Jewel Frederick of Lindsay, Oklahoma. Numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and one great great nephew and numerous cousin's.

Gary's wishes were to be cremated and a memorial held with family and friends at his home.

Family dinner will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Gary's residence. Memorial 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, August 24, 2013. Come spend a minute or more to share your memories with friends & family.