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Louie Lee Wadsworth, Sr.

Louie Lee Wadsworth Sr, 72, resident of Okmulgee, died on Sunday, February 3, 2007. He was born in Nelagoney, Oklahoma on July 16, 1935 to Charlie Robert and Eva May (Cole) Wadsworth Sr. He married Carolyn Charlene Kanatzar June 24, 1963 in Sedan, Kansas. He loved to hunt, fish garden, bees, watching wrestling and spending time with his family. He was a butcher at Okmulgee IGA and Warehouse Market for several years. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Thurman Wadsworth and a sister, Goldie Reeves.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years Carolyn of the home, four daughters; Goldie Wilhelm of Mannford, OK, Debbie Johnson of Conway, Arkansas, Sylvia Radford of Pawhuska, Ok, Rayma Nuckolls of Preston, Ok , three sons: Louie Wadsworth Jr. of Tulsa, Kevin Wadsworth Sr. of Okmulgee, Ok, Bobby Wadsworth Sr. of Porter, OK, a sister; Lottie Ozburn of Pawhuska, OK, two brothers Charlie Wadsworth Jr. of Pawhuska, Ok and Richard Wadsworth of Oolagah, Ok, 16 grandchildren including the three amigos, Tina, Kimberly and Lindsay, and 15 great grandchildren.

Services will be Wednesday 1 PM at the Second Baptist Church with Rev. Dwayne Colvin officiating. Casketbearers will be Michael Nuckolls, Doug Lawrence, Austin Barrington, Jason Morrow, Blake Nuckolls and Kevin Wadsworth, Jr. Honorary casketbearers will be Bradley Allen, Ryan Nuckolls, Makayla Nuckolls, and Bobby Wadsworth, Jr. Visitation will be on Tuesday 9-8 PM at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Okmulgee Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to