Melvin James Palmer

Melvin James Palmer, 72 was born in King City, California on July 13, 1946 to James Melvin and Maxine M. Rist Palmer and died Tuesday January 29, 2019 at St. Mary’s Regional Hospital in Enid. Cremation arrangements are by Cordry-Gritz Funeral Home. There will be no services.

Melvin married Tammy Bailey in King City, California on March 17, 1977.

He is survived by his wife Tammy of the home; two sons James Palmer and wife Christine of Ketchikan, Alaska, David Palmer of Pennsylvania; two daughters Candace Palmer of Shawnee, Charlie Stewart and husband Adam; two grandchildren Desirae Dawson and Matthew Dawson, all of Hennessey; and two sisters Pamela McCrum of Salinas, California and Linda Simpson of Colorado; brother-in-law Dean Bailey and wife Lana and their children Victoria and Faith Esther.

Melvin was preceded in death by his parents.


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