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Brad Earl Brinkman, age 44, formerly of Mangum, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at his residence in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Brad was born in Mangum, Oklahoma, on December 3, 1968, to Glenn and Nedra (Thompson) Brinkman. Brad and his brother Bryan were the first set of twins to be born at Mangum City Hospital. Born and raised in Mangum, Brad graduated from Mangum High School in 1987 and later went to school at Western Oklahoma State College and Cameron University. In 1999, Brad got a job with Goodyear in production and worked his way up to an electrical engineers job. In his free time, Brad enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating and spending time with his family and friends.
Preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Ernest and Edith Thompson and Minnie and Linel Brinkman, Brad is survived by his mother, Nedra Brinkman of Mangum; three children, Caleb Brinkman of Galveston, Texas, Austin Brinkman of Altus and Layla Brinkman of Oklahoma City; four brothers, Marlin Brinkman of Midwest City, Marty Brinkman of Mangum, Bryan Brinkman of Mangum and Jeff Brinkman of Moulton, Texas along with many other relatives and friends.
Graveside services for Brad Earl Brinkman will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Roselawn Cemetery with Randy Coffman officiating and under the direction of Greer Funeral Home of Mangum.
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