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Gary Randall Fike

January 24, 2018
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Gary Randall Fike  (3-7-1953-1-24-2018)
YES I AM A TRUE BLUE REDNECK OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE BORN MARCH 7, 1953 IN MUSKOGEE OKLAHOMA TO RUTH FIKE. Passed away January 24. Will be missed beyond words. IN 1964 WE MOVED TO PONCA CITY, MOM, ME, SHERRY, TERRI, and LINDA WE WENT TO SCHOOL IN PONCA TILL 1970. THEN MOVED TO ELLIJAY GEORGIA. UPON GRADUATING I MOVED BACK TO PONCA CITY WHERE I MARRED, CARLA NELSON, JOINED THE MILITARY AND HONORABLY SERVED OUR COUNTRY FOR FOUR IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY 72-76. WHILE IN THE NAVY WE HAD TWO WONDERFUL GIRLS APRIL DAWN, AND JENNIFER ANN TWO OF THE LOVES OF MY LIFE. LATER IN LIFE I MARRIED BETH AND HAD ANOTHER WONDERFUL DAUGHTER MARY ABBIEGALE (LOVE BUG) TWO MORE LOVES OF MY LIFE. UPON DISCHARGE FROM NAVY WE MOVED BACK TO PONCA CITY. THAT IS WHEN I JOINED THE PONCA CITY FIRE DEPARTMEN AND PROUDLY SERVED OUR COMMUNITY. I HAVE LOTS OF GREAT BROTHERS FROM DIFFERENT MOTHERS AND FATHERS.  LOVE ALL MY BROTHERS.  AFTER 22 AND HALF YEARS I RETIRED FROM FIRE DEPARTMENT. IN 2008 WENT TO WORK AT PHILLIPS 66 AS A SECURITY GUARD AND AM THERE AT PRESENT TIME. HERE IS WHERE I THANK JAMES KELLY, JAMES THOMPSON, AND ROBERT BODICK FOR THEIR UNDERSTANDING OF THE SITUATION I AM IN. YOU THREE GUYS ARE PART OF MY EXTENDED FAMILY ALL I CAN SAY IS THANK YOU.  YOU GUYS ARE WONDERFUL.                                                                                                                            THESE ARE THE GREATEST LOVES OF MY LIFE. BETH MY LOVING WIFE AND(MY SOUL MATE) MOTHER OF MARY ABBIEGALE (LOVE BUG). APRIL CROMLING- HUSBAND JOHNNY, GRAND DAUGHTERS RYLEE LYNN, AND ZOEY KATE. JENNIFER ANN HODDY-HUSBAND CHRIS GRANDSONS AUSTIN CHASE, BRYCE ALLEN, GRANDDAUGHTER BROOK LYNN, GREAT GRANDSON, CAYDEN AND PARKER RAY
I ALSO HAVE THREE SISITER I LOVE VERY MUCH. SHERRY WALKER HUSBAND BUD.NIECE CHANDRA (MY FAVORITE NIECE) NEPHEW JOSH. TERRI MASSEY HUSBAND BOB, NEPHEWS JOSH, JASON, AND BRIAN JOHNSON.  LINDA HEMBREE HUSBAND RICKY
DON’T WORRY BUD YOUR RIGHT THERE WITH THE BEST
THESE ARE THE GREATEST LOVES OF MY LIFE.
THANK YOU EDDIE I KNOW YOU WILL DO A GOOD JOB.
SPECIALL THANK YOU TO PALLBEARERS BILLY BRIDGES, GARY VAP, PAUL WHITE, GARY WILSON, DAVE BRANSCUM, AND MIKE GRONIGAN
THANK YOU BETH FOR YOUR LOVE AND DEDICATION YOU ARE MY SOUL MATE I LOVE YOU DEARLY.
TO ALL MY FIRE FIGHTER BROTHERS, SHOW DEDICATION AND GIVE IT YOUR ALL. SINCE I BROUGHT UP YOUR NAME BUD, HERE WE GO- SEE YOU LATTER BROTHER MAN LOVE YA MAN. GO OU SOONERS--------OS WHO LOL
THE END (FOR REAL) Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 29, 2018 at
11:30 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Captain Eddie Schultz officiating.  Committal prayers and interment will follow in Resthaven Cemetery under the kind guidance of the Amy Stittsworth Funeral Service.  Military honors will be conducted by the United States Navy.  Final Call will be held at 10:30 at the Central Fire Station.  Instead of flowers, the family has selected Hospice of North Central Oklahoma as appropriate for memorial donations. Remembranes may be shared online at www.stittsworthfuneralservices.com.

 

 

 

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