Hoyt Elwood GREGORY Living WADE Obreta Vaun GREGORY Roena Marie GREGORY Esther Laura HARRIS Mini tree diagram
Wayne Laray GREGORY

Wayne Laray GREGORY1,2,3

17th Aug 19291,2,3 - 19th Mar 20143

Life History

17th Aug 1929

Born in Lindsay, Garvin, Oklahoma.1,2,3

1951

Military: Sergeant First Class, US Army Corp, Co A, 5th Engineer Battalion,1951-1953.3

1953

Military service: Sergeant First Class, US Army Corp, Co A, 5th Engineer Battalion,1951-1953.3

1964

Resident moved to Midwest City in Midwest City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma.3

1984

Resident Retired as Captain of Midwest City Fire Dept; had worked there as afirefighter since 1964. in Midwest City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma.3

Jun 2013

Resident moved from Midwest City to Spring TX In June 2013 in Spring, Harris, Texas.3

19th Mar 2014

Died in Spring, Harris, Texas.3

28th Mar 2014

Buried in Resthaven Gardens Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Cleveland County.3

Other facts

 

Married Living WADE

Notes

  • 1940 Federal Census, Garvin County, Oklahoma, 25 April, Lindsay,District 25-11, page 11A, Hse #198, Rents $8
    Gregory, Hoyt E Head M W 32 Grade HS-2 b Oklahoma same house in 1935Farmer
    Gregory, Esther L Wife F W 30 Grade HS-1 b Oklahoma same house in 1935

    U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1
    Wayne L Gregory
    Birth Date 31 Dec 1929 [17 Aug 1929]
    836 Stahl Dr, Midwest City, OK, 73110-7953 (1993)
    4229 Lamar Dr, Oklahoma City, OK, 73115-4415 (1993)

    Note that there are two birth dates associated with the above recordset.  The August date matches that on his grave.

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    Wayne L "Jack" Gregory
    Birth Aug 17, 1929
    Death Mar 19, 2014

    Wayne L. "Jack" Gregory, 84, passed away March 19, 2014 at his home inSpring, Texas. He was born August 17, 1929 in Lindsay Oklahoma. Mr.Gregory served as a Sergeant First Class in the United States ArmyCorp., Company A, 5th Engineer Battalion (Combat), from 1951 to 1953.He was married to Evelyn Wade on March 10, 1955. The Gregory's movedto Midwest City, Oklahoma in 1964, where Jack was employed as afirefighter for the City of Midwest City from 1964 until 1984. Mr.Gregory retired as Captain of the fire department. He also worked forH. C. Price Pipeline, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, from 1947 until 1963 asa heavy equipment operator connecting oil pipeline that ultimatelybecame part of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System. In June 2013, Jackand Evelyn moved from Midwest City to Spring, Texas to be near theirchildren and grandchildren.

    His parents and two sisters preceded him in death.

    Jack is survived by his wife, Evelyn Gregory, two children, son: MarkGregory and wife Nancy, daughter: Kim Hoover and husband Tim, as wellas his grandchildren: Shelbi Gregory, Sara Gregory and Hillary Hoover.

    A Memorial Service is scheduled for Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:00a.m. at Country Estates Baptist Church, 1000 S. Midwest Blvd., MidwestCity, Oklahoma 73110. Mr. Gregory will be laid to rest at ResthavenMemory Gardens.

    Burial Resthaven Gardens Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Cleveland County,Oklahoma

    Parents:
    Hoyt E. Gregory (1908 - 1975)
    Esther L. Harris Gregory (1909 - 1999)
    Sister Roena Marie Gregory Plog (1939 - 2006)

    Created by Phil & Donna Stricklan Mar 27, 2014
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #126996358,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=126996358
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Sources

  • 1. 1940 Federal Census, Garvin County, Oklahoma, Rents $8
    • 25 April, Lindsay, District 25-11, page 11A, Hse #198
  • 2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1
  • 3. Find a Grave Memorial Registry

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