Vernon "Hoot" Virgil Culbert
Vernon "Hoot" Virgil Culbert, 82, of Nicoma Park, Oklahoma, passed away September 12, 2013 after a short fight with an aggressive lung cancer.
He was born in Levelland, TX to Henry & Sarah Culbert. Vernon was preceded in death by his mother & father; his wife, Jimmie Culbert; 3 brothers, L.D., Joe, and Roland.
He is survived by his son, Virgil Munsell; grandchildren, Brady & Cody; 4 great-grandchildren; nieces, Juanell, Rita Carol & Sharon; nephew, Jim Culbert, his children, David & Mike; adopted family Cathy, Dawn, Mark & Savannah; and many friends.
Vernon served in the US Army during the Korean War with the 2nd Armored Division, "Hell on Wheels". He was proudly raised as a Master Mason in 1976 and was the Master of Del City 536 Ancient Free & Accepted Masons in 1986. He joined Scottish Rite as a 32° Mason in 1997 & also joined as a Shriner.
A viewing will be held Sunday, September 15th from 5PM to 7PM at Paylor Funeral Home in Midwest City. A funeral service will be held 10AM Monday, September 16th at Paylor Funeral Home followed by burial at Oak Park Cemetery in Chandler, OK.
Vernon's family and friends would like to send a special thanks to the Carter Hospice team and Dr. Dennis Parker for the care and comfort they provided during the last few weeks.