January 7, 2013

George Edward “Buddy” Gage

The Express-Star

— Funeral services George Edward “Buddy” Gage, of Alex will be 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013 at the First Baptist Church, Ninnekah.

George E. “Buddy” Gage was born Dec. 5, 1943 in Chickasha to John Eugene and Anna Louise (Johnston) Gage.   He passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 in Chickasha at the age of 69.

Buddy was raised in the Alex area and graduated from Alex High School in 1962.  As a young man Bud hauled hay and worked on the family dairy.  He later raised cattle and swine.

Buddy married Marilyn Kay Paddack in Lindsay on May 28, 1971.  

Buddy was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the Oklahoma Farm Bureau.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Anna Louise Gage and a  nephew, Rodney Marcum.

Buddy is survived by his wife, Kay Gage of Alex, His sister, Mary Kathryn Marcum and her husband, Al; His brother, Roy David Gage and his wife, Carron.

He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and their children.

Interment will be in the Green Hill Cemetery, Lindsay under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home, Chickasha.