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Robert E. Drew

Robert E. Drew died on August 22, 2007. Robert was born on September 26, 1919 in Nowata, OK to Forest and Minnie (French) Drew. The love of his life Elsie and their daughter Dianna and husband Chuck James of Kellyville survive him. They have four grandchildren, Elaine Murray of Henderson, NV, Beth and husband Charles Tohkubbi of Kellyville, Michelle and husband Hully Tiger of Kellyville, Louie, Vernie Dodson of Bixby, seven great-grandchildren, and four great great grandchildren. Two sisters Dorothy Botsford of Tulsa and Marion Mitchell of Okmulgee also survive him. He is preceeded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters Elvin Mitchell, Jr., Jack Drew, Laverne Drew, and Grace Eastman. Serving as pallbearers are Ryan North, Vernie Dodson, Caleb Guse, Hully Tiger, Chuck James, and Michael Matthews. Honorary pallbearer is Charles Tohkubbi. Services will be held Friday, August 24, at 2:00 at the Grand Avenue Church of Christ with Armando Gonzalez officiating. Interment will follow at the Morris Cemetery. Arrangements are made under the direction of McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee.