Dwayne Attebury, age 82, a resident of Tulsa, Oklahoma passed away September 25, 2017. Mr. Attebury was born on March 25, 1935 in Bowlegs, Oklahoma to William and Tressie Attebury. He was self-employed and attended college. Throughout his life, he was affiliated with the Southern Baptist Church. His favorite pastime was reminiscing with family and friends. Some of his other hobbies included hunting, fishing, being outdoors, and wood working. Dwayne was united in marriage to Verlene Shirley (McGehee) Attebury. Together they had two children - daughter, Sheila Reneé (Attebury) Moss and son, Stacy Dwayne Attebury. He also had one grandson, Derek Moss and wife Lauranne of Sand Springs, Oklahoma. He is survived by his sister, Linda Clark of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dwayne was preceded in death by his wife, Verlene Shirley Attebury, daughter, Brenda Kay Attebury, parents, William Clifford Attebury and Tressie Belle (McCellan) Attebury, brothers, Wilburn, Winford, Robert, Dale, David, and baby Attebury, a Sister, LaRue Attebury and His niece, Rhonda (Attebury) Frye, also preceded him in death.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 28th from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM, with family receiving friends from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Mark Griffith Funeral Home – Westwood Chapel in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Funeral service will be held at Trinity Baptist Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma Friday, September 29th, 2017 at 11:00 AM. Graveside service will be held at Little Cemetery in Seminole, Oklahoma at 2:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Trinity Baptist Church
1703 West 41st Street
Tulsa, OK 74107
Seminole, OK 74868
Highway 99A and 377 – 4 miles South of I-40 Seminole exit.