March 21, 2014

Howard Doyle Parham

The Express-Star

— Howard Doyle Parham

Funeral services for Howard Doyle Parham, of Chickasha,  will be 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the Parkview Christian Church, Chickasha.

Howard Doyle Parham was born in Anadarko,  on June 12 1938 to Grissom and Lillie (Bradley) Parham.  He passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 in Oklahoma City, at the age of 75.

Doyle was a lifelong resident of the Chickasha and Grady County area.  He worked for Western Electric, AT&T and Lucent for 37 years, retiring in 1997.  He served in the U.S. Air Force and the Oklahoma National Guard.

He is preceded in death by his wife Barbara in 1990, a daughter, Carol Ann, 3 brothers: Charles, Jay and Don and a sister, Lou.

Doyle is survived by two daughters:  Brenda Lankister, of Texas and Robyn Penney and her husband, John, of Norman; a son, Michael Parham and his wife, Marcqui, of Chickasha; eight grandchildren: Kyley, Korbyn, Krystian, Ian, Mykayla, Bradley, Kahlie and Alivia; two sisters:  Ruby Robinson, of Chickasha and Rosetta Landrith, of Mustang; a sister-in-law, Barbara Parham, of Chickasha; many nieces, nephews, other relative and many friends

Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery, Chickasha, OK under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.