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William Claude Lamar, Jr.

William Claude Lamar, Jr., a resident of Mounds, died Monday, August 6, 2007 at Okmulgee Memorial Hospital. He was born January 6, 1918 in Mounds to William Claude Lamar, Sr. and Gracie Josephine (Cowan) Lamar. He married Juanita E. Tuttle. Mr. Lamar was a lifelong resident of the Mounds area and was a farmer and rancher. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife. Survivors include his daughter, Liane Lamar Downing and husband Todd Land of Mounds, his son, Bruce Lamar and wife Jean of Callahan, Florida, four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Services will be held 10:00 A.M., Friday, August 10, 2007 at the Mounds Cemetery Chapel with Minister L.O. McNabb officiating. Friends may visit the funeral home Thursday evening from 6-8 P.M. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs. Online condolences may be sent at